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New Wrexham Businesses Benefiting from Government Start Up Loans

New businesses in Wrexham have benefited from over £30,000 to help them set-up, as part of the Government’s Start Up Loans scheme. The scheme is designed to support people looking to set up their own business, and has so far led to the establishment of nine new businesses in Wrexham.

Wrexham Council - Janet Finch Saunders

Statement from ConservativeShadow Minister for Local Government, Janet Finch-Saunders AM, following the resignation of ten Labour councillors from Wrexham Council.

On the campaign trail

Conservative candidate for General Election 2015 has been hitting the streets of Wrexham on his campaign trail.

Wrexham Unemployment Lowest since 2008

Unemployment has fallen again in Wrexham, with the number of people claiming JobSeekers Allowance now at its lowest since December 2008.

Busy week for Cllr Paul Rogers

Local meetings this week. Brymbo Conservative Club June 16;Tanyfron &Vron residents June 17; Plas Brymbo Residents June 18.

Queen’s Speech Welcomed by Wrexham Conservatives

On June 4th, the Queen’s speech set out the government’s legislative agenda for the year ahead. Its centrepiece was a change to our pensions system that will give those in Wrexham who work hard and do the right thing more security in their retirement. The speech also included measures to help Wrexham families with the cost of childcare and to protect workers from exploitation. It also paves the way for the biggest investment in roads since the 1970s, further measures to tackle serious crime and to fight modern slavery.

Help for long term unemployed in Wrexham

Those in Wrexham who have been unemployed for a long period of time are set to receive extra help, after a new Government initiative launched last month.

Crime at its Lowest Level since Records Began

Crime has fallen to its lowest level since 1981, when records began. Both recorded crime and the survey of people’s experience of crime show that crime has fallen by more than ten per cent under this Government, to its lowest level since records began. In North Wales, crime has also fallen again. There have been reductions in burglary, criminal damage, arson and vehicle offences.

Quiz Champions

Wrexham Conservatives held their annual Quiz Night at the Belmont Hotel in April.