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Bridgend Business Rate Payers’ Consultation | Ymgynghoriad Talwyr Cyfradd Busnes Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr

Bridgend County Borough Council are required by law the consult with Non-Domestic Rate payers (Business Rate payers) on the local authority’s expenditure plans and proposals for each financial year.
Mae'n ofynnol yn ôl y gyfraith i Gyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Pen-y-bont ymgynghori â thalwyr Cyfradd Annomestig (talwyr Cyfradd Busnes) ar gynlluniau gwariant a chynigion yr awdurdod lleol ar gyfer pob blwyddyn ariannol.

Out & About: 11 - 17 November

Tuesday 12th November: In her role as Shadow Education Minister, Suzy is meeting with university student representatives to discuss university policies

Out & About: 4 - 10 November

Tuesday 5th November: Suzy is meeting with the Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services to discuss the Welsh Labour Government's proposed smacking ban and to explain why she opposes the new proposed law

Improving exam results not “legitimate reason” to move pupils off-register | Nid gwella canlyniadau arholiadau yw “rheswm dilys” i symud disgyblion oddi ar y gofrestr

Responding to warnings from the education watchdog Estyn that some schools may be moving pupils off their registers as an “easy way” to improve exam data, Shadow Education Minister Suzy Davies has said:  “While there are a number of genuine and legitimate reasons for young people being educated outside of a school, I do not think improving a schools overall exam results is one of them.
Wrth ymateb i rybuddion gan y corff gwarchod addysg Estyn bod rhai ysgolion yn symud disgyblion oddi ar eu cofrestrau fel “ffordd hawdd” i wella data arholiadau, mae Gweinidog Addysg yr Wrthblaid, Suzy Davies, wedi dweud: “Er bod nifer o resymau dilys dros bobl ifanc cael eu haddysgu y tu allan i ysgol, nid wyf yn credu bod gwella canlyniadau arholiadau cyffredinol ysgol yn un ohonynt.

“Welsh Government must spend extra money received on schools” | “Rhaid i Lywodraeth Cymru wario arian ychwanegol a dderbynnir ar ysgolion”

Commenting on the new pay for teachers, Welsh Conservative Shadow Education Minister, Suzy Davies AM, said: “It is great that that our hard-working and dedicated teachers are being rewarded in this way and that this extra funding is possible on the back of the UK Conservative Government’s contribution.
Wrth sôn am y tâl newydd i athrawon, dywedodd Gweinidog Addysg Cysgodol Ceidwadwyr Cymreig, Suzy Davies AC: “Mae'n wych bod ein hathrawon ymroddedig sy'n gweithio'n galed yn cael eu gwobrwyo fel hyn a bod yr arian ychwanegol hwn yn bosibl ar gefn cyfraniad Llywodraeth Geidwadol y DU.

Out & About: 21 - 27 October

Monday 21st October: Suzy is visiting a care home in Porthcawl in her South Wales West region

Frustration as Baglan-based Hi-Lex Cable Systems announce closure plans | Rhwystredigaeth wrth i Hi-Lex Cable Systems o Faglan gyhoeddi cynlluniau cau

Following the announcement that over 120 jobs at Baglan-based Hi-Lex Cable Systems are to go, Welsh Conservative Shadow Economy Minister Russell George said: “It is disappointing that Hi-Lex Cable Systems has decided to move their production from Baglan to Hungary.
Yn dilyn y cyhoeddiad y bydd colled o ddros 120 o swyddi yn Hi-Lex Cable Systems yn Baglan, dywedodd Gweinidog Economi Cysgodol Ceidwadwyr Cymreig, Russell George: “Mae’n siomedig bod Hi-Lex Cable Systems wedi penderfynu symud eu cynhyrchiad o Baglan i Hwngari.