Welsh Assembly Member supports Girlguiding Cymru project
A member of the Welsh Assembly has supported Girlguiding Cymru’s
Jubilee Vision project at the Royal Welsh Show.
Mark Isherwood, Assembly Member for North Wales, was invited to
discuss the scheme, which has been conceived to mark the Queen’s
Jubilee whilst providing opportunities for young people and the
Mr Isherwood, who is also the Shadow Minister for Communities
and Housing, with special responsibility for North Wales, has been
an ambassador for Girlguiding Clwyd for seven years.
He said, ‘Deputy Chief Commissioner for Wales, Viv Craig, who is
the past Girlguiding Clwyd County Commissioner, told me that
Jubilee Vision is a project to deliver major refurbishments needed
at Girlguiding Cymru’s Centre, Broneirion, and to allow children
and young people who visit the centre to participate in more
adventurous and exciting outdoor activities.
‘In Wales there are significant areas of deprivation.
Girlguiding Cymru consider that providing a variety of exciting
opportunities in a beautiful rural setting for all children and
young people whatever their socioeconomic group will enhance their
wellbeing,’ Mr Isherwood added.