Public meeting on co-operative housing and welfare reform

The meeting will be chaired by Mick Antoniw, AM for Pontypridd and Chair of the Welsh Assembly Co-operative Group

The Co-operative Party


Pontypridd Co-operative Party are holding a public meeting on 24 January on Co-operative Housing and Welfare Reform. The meeting will be chaired by Mick Antoniw, AM for Pontypridd and Chair of the Welsh Assembly Co-operative Group.

The meeting will discuss, with the Housing Minister, the Welsh Government’s plans for co-operative housing and a discussion on the impact of UK Government welfare reforms on Rhondda Cynon Taff. It takes place at 7pm, 24-01-2013 at GMB House, Morgan Street.

SPEAKERS:

  • Huw Lewis AM, Minister For Housing on the Welsh Government proposals  for Co-operative Housing
  • Steve Clarke, Director Welsh Tenants on Council Tax cuts and Benefit Reforms – A Tenant’s Perspective
  • Erika Helps, Chief Executive, Citizen’s Advice – Rhondda Taff on the impact of UK Government Welfare Reforms in RCT
  • Owen Smith MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Wales Opposing the cuts in Parliament