Swansea MP makes Marine Pledge

Geraint Davies Labour & Co-operative MP for Swansea West has singed the Marine Charter that has been supported by more than 8 million people and written by 44 voluntary organisations concerned with the conservation and protection of wildlife.

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Geraint Davies MP calls for action as new figures reveal women in Wales earn 18.1% less per hour than men.

Swansea West MP Geraint Davies has spoken out about the difference in pay between Men and Women.

Geraint Davies MP said “In Wales women are earning 18.1% less than men an hour new analysis reveals.

“Under the Conservative Lib Dem Government, the Pay Gap has nearly doubled.

“At a time when families are under real pressure, and women’s pay often determines how much food is on the table, this is particularly bad news for child poverty in Wales.  

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Geraint Davies MP welcomes redevelopment of the Dylan Thomas Centre in Parliament.

Swansea West Labour and Co-operative MP Geraint Davies has tabled an Early Day Motion in Parliament welcoming the £935,700 award from the Heritage Lottery Fund towards the redevelopment of the Dylan Thomas Exhibition.

The Motion, supported by a cross party group of MPs from across the country, is co-sponsored by fellow Swansea MPs Martin Caton and Sian James. 

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MP to host scamming awareness event

Geraint Davies, Labour and Co-operative Member of Parliament for Swansea West is hosting a coffee morning next Friday at the Sketty Community Cenre to raise awareness of Scams. The Labour MP, recently one of a number of victims of fraudster Alan Knight of Sketty, Swansea, organised the event a number of months ago alongside Age Cymru to raise awareness of doorstep, telephone, internet, email and letter scams.

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Geraint Davies MP supports Usdaw’s campaign to protect shopworkers from violence, threats and abuse

Geraint Davies MP has joined with members of the retail union Usdaw to campaign for respect for shopworkers as part of the Freedom From Fear Campaign, which seeks to prevent violence, threats and abuse directed at retail staff.

Attending a campaign event in the House of Commons, Geraint Davies has pledged to support a protection of workers bill that would introduce a specific offence of assaulting a worker serving the public, thereby extending existing protections for police officers, immigration officers and Scottish emergency service workers. 

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