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Shadow Health Minister comments as further local lockdowns imposed in South Wales

Andrew RT Davies MS – the Shadow Health Minister – has given his reaction to the announcement today (September 21) that local lockdowns will be imposed on Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil, Blaenau Gwent, and Newport local authorities.Welsh Conservative Mr Davies said:“Ministers and governments must do everything possible to avoid another blanket national lockdown as the other public health and economic impacts would be disastrous. “We need to see smart, hyper-local lockdowns based on accurate and detailed data, and a resumption of shielding of the elderly and vulnerable. “We all need to play our part by adhering to social distancing, masks, and hand hygiene, and we need to see a strong public information campaign from the Welsh Labour-led Government to hammer this message home.”You may also be interested in  Autism consultation ‘just window dressing’ if no action takenMonday, 21 September, 2020Mark Isherwood MS – Welsh Conservative spokesperson on autism – has reacted to the launch today (September 21) of a public consultation on an autism code of practice calling it “window dressing”.Mr Isherwood said:“We have been here before.