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Westminster Hall Debate on Intimidation in Public Life

Following the 2017 General Election, candidates from all parties reported verbal abuse, graffiti and even death threats during the campaign, some saying that it was the worst they could remember. In the last year or so the number of reported threats against MPs has risen by 126%.

SIMON HART MP LAUNCHES NEW TOWY FERRY

The villages of Llansteffan and Ferryside are directly linked for the first time in 60 years thanks to a new ferry officially launched by Simon Hart MP.

“The Glansteffan” is an eight-seater amphibious vehicle which is running between the two Towy communities five days a week.

TENBY TRAIN STATION GETS DISABLED ACCESS

Simon Hart MP has welcomed the news that Tenby train station is in line for a share of a £300 million grant which will improve disabled access.

Mr Hart has been campaigning for improved step-free access at the busy station and wrote a letter of support for the funding bid.

ANGEL INN NARBERTH DUE FOR SPRUCE UP

A LANDMARK building slap bang in the middle of Narberth’s High Street is due for a spruce up in a move that has been welcomed by local traders and residents.

The Angel Inn closed three years ago and since then has looked increasingly shabby.

MP’S DISMAY AS LAST BANK IN TOWN SHUTS

Simon Hart MP is dismayed that Narberth high street is to lose its last remaining bank.  Barclays has announced that its St James Street branch is closing at the end of June, following the previous closures of HSBC and NatWest.