North Wales businesses urged to support a connected Crewe.

Maria Carr writes for the

UK Government Minister for Wales, Guto Bebb MP, said: “The improved connections between North Wales, northern England and the Midlands that HS2 will bring can help deliver significant economic benefits to communities on both sides of the border. There is strong backing from businesses in Wales for a Hub at Crewe, and I support this vision. However it is important that we identify proposals which provide value for money to the taxpayer. I urge everybody with an interest to get involved in the consultation and tell us what you think.”

Manufacturing giant celebrates 25 years on Deeside.

Rory Sheehan writes for the Wrexham Leader:

Minister at Westminster Guto Bebb, who was born in Wrexham, said: “I’ve been delighted to witness the benefits of Toyota’s longstanding investment in Deeside to the North Wales regional economy.
“Today’s a celebration of the sustainable employment created by Toyota in the area, contributing to a stronger Welsh and UK economy.
“It is also a recognition of the plant’s commitment to cutting edge engine technology, making Wales a leading exporter in the hybrid engine field.”