Stronger Towns Fund

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:42 pm on 4th March 2019.

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Photo of Chris Ruane Chris Ruane Shadow Minister (Wales) 6:42 pm, 4th March 2019

To put this rehashed, re-mashed £1.6 billion into perspective, Wales alone has received £4.5 billion in funding from Europe since 2000. Will the Secretary of State explain exactly how much Wales will benefit from this funding announcement? Does he agree, to draw upon some porcine sayings, that this is pork barrel politics at its lowest and that the good people of Wales will see this pig in a poke a mile off?