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.

2015 Candidate selected

Andrew Atkinson will stand up for Wrexham, having been selected by Wrexham Conservatives as their Parliamentary Candidate. Married with 2 young children, local man Andy wants Wrexham to be an even better place to raise a family.Born and raised in Wrexham, Andy runs a successful small business, and has always supported  local businesses. 

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.

Unemployment Continues to Fall in Wrexham

The number of people claiming JobSeekers Allowance in Wrexham has fallen again, according to figures released this week. The latest figures from the Office for National Statistics show that unemployment in Wrexham now stands at 4.4%, down from 4.9% at the time of the last General Election.

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.