Westminster News

Guto Bebb meets blind veterans at special tea party

Guto Bebb MP for Aberconwy joined blind veterans at a special House of Commons tea party held by Blind Veterans UK (formerly St Dunstan’s)  – the charity for vision impaired ex-Servicemen and women to celebrate its Tarts for Troops fundraising campaign.

Guto Bebb calls for consumer protection for off gas grid users in Aberconwy

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Off-Gas Grid is today publishing its report on the high costs and high levels of fuel poverty endured by the four million off-gas grid households across the country.  A typical off-gas grid family faces bills 60-120% higher than on mains gas and 32% are fuel poor.

Guto Bebb filmed by International Business Times

Guto was being interviewed today in Westminster Hall by the International Business Times.  The subject of the interview was the progress that is being made with the matter of Interest Rate Swaps which Guto and the team have been working on for over a year.

Welsh Affairs Committee - Cross-border road and rail links

In a report published today, Wednesday 6 March 2013, the Commons Welsh Affairs Committee says that despite welcome new Government investment in cross border rail links, major problems remain with the key M4 road link.

Guto Bebb welcomes FSA redress scheme for SMEs

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has confirmed that Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds and RBS will start the full review of their sales of interest rate hedging products (IRHPs) to small businesses. Following a long campaign from Aberconwy MP Guto Bebb, which led to  the FSA announcing in June last year that it had found serious failings in the sale of IRHPs.