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News Archive:
28Dec

Menorah Lighting at the Mansion House

Such a lovely evening at The Mansion House for the Cardiff United Synagogue's Menorah Lighting. more >>

21Dec

Fundraising for an Old St Mellons Defibrillator

Lots of fun tonight whilst out fundraising for the defibrillator for Old St Mellons. more >>

13Dec

Waitrose Pontprennau Community Event

Such a fantastic community evening at Waitrose- mulled wine, mince pies, local choir and a visit from Father Christmas. more >>

02Dec

Another smashing Old St Mellons Entertainers Panto

Another hugely successful Pantomime this year- 'Red Riding Hood and The Three Pigs'. more >>

01Dec

Old St Mellons Coffee Morning

Local coffee morning catching up with residents in Old St Mellons more >>

24Nov

Nativity Display at City Hall

Fun afternoon with Dianne Rees and Lyn Hudson setting up the nativity scene at City Hall. more >>

22Nov

Oakfield Primary School London Trip

Up at 5am this morning to travel down to the Houses of Parliament with Oakfields Primary School more >>

09Nov

Made in Cardiff Awards

Cardiff is a great City and I'm proud to call it my home more >>

05Nov

Pontprennau Craft Fayre

Shopped out at the Pontprennau Craft Fayre this morning more >>

04Nov

Pontprennau Primary School Meeting

Great afternoon at Pontprennau Primary School with Dianne Rees neighbours more >>

27Oct

Nation Radio Sport Awards

A wonderful evening celebrating the wonderful achievements of individuals and groups' contributions to Welsh Sport more >>

26Oct

Planning Committee fighting for Pontprennau & Old St Mellons

Objecting to large development HGV access through our Community more >>

21Oct

Trafalgar Night in Old St Mellons

Trafalgar Night celebration at The Coach House more >>

05Oct

World Teachers Day

Thank you to all teachers who do so much for our society more >>

12Sep

Fly Tipping serious concern

Over the weekend there have been a number of serious fly tipping incidents throughout Pontprennau and Old St Mellons. more >>

05Jul

Pontprennau Litter Pick

Great afternoon out in Pontprennau litter picking- in just over two hours we all managed to collect 11 sacks of rubbish!! more >>

02Jul

Marshfield Fete

What an incredible afternoon opening the Marshfield Village Fete more >>

15Jun

Success at the Planning Committee

This afternoon both Dianne and I attended the Planning Committee Meeting to support local residents more >>

11Jun

Party at the Playing Fields

To continue the birthday celebrations for Her Majesty there was a party at the Playing Fields in Old St Mellons more >>

04Jun

Old St Mellons Litter Pick

Cllr Dianne Rees and I joined residents for the village litter pick more >>

04Jun

Queen's 90th Birthday Celebrations

This afternoon I attended the Queen's 90th Birthday Celebrations at a garden party in Old St Mellons more >>

11May

Event at the Cyncoed Synagogue

It was a delight to be invited to the Cyncoed Synagogue more >>

06May

The Cardiff Central Count

Polls have now closed so we're at the counting centre for the results.  more >>

05May

ELECTION DAY!!

Its that time when citizens go to the polls to vote for their next Welsh Assembly Government more >>

25Apr

Cardiff Students Union Debate

This evening I joined other candidates for Cardiff Central and attended the Cardiff Students Union more >>

16Apr

Keep Us Rural Quiz Night

This evening I attended the Spring Quiz of Keep Us Rural, based in Michaelston-Y-Fedw more >>

13Apr

Joel Attends Children in Wales Hustings

This morning I was at 25 Windsor Place, the home of Children in Wales, for a political hustings more >>

06Apr

Multi Use Games Area Presentation in Marshfield

This evening, as a community councillor for Marshfield and Castleton, I helped out at the MUGA presentation more >>

03Apr

Oxfam Cymru Hustings

This afternoon I attended an Oxfam Cymru hustings as the Conservative candidate for Cardiff Central more >>

11Mar

Age Cymru Awards Night

As a member of the board for Cartref Care Homes I attended an awards gala in Cardiff  more >>

10Mar

Visit to Cardiff High School

This morning I visited Cardiff High School whilst on the campaign trail in Cardiff Central more >>

27Feb

Autism Puzzles

I'm proud to serve as an ambassador for Autism Puzzles more >>

22Feb

Appearance on ITV's Sharp End

This evening I represented the Conservative Party on ITV's Sharp End political program. more >>

21Feb

Welsh Conservative Briefing in Mid-Wales

Today I was up in Mid-Wales to meet other candidates from accross Wales to discuss  more >>

17Feb

Interview with Daniel Perry to discuss Cardiff Airport

This morning I was at the Senedd to meet Daniel Perry and give an interview on Cardiff Airport more >>

11Feb

Visit to Oakfields Primary School to meet the Eco Council

This lunchtime I went to Oakfield Primary School, St Mellons to meet the School's Eco Council more >>

02Feb

Successful afternoon leafleting in Cardiff Central

This afternoon I was out leafleting in Cardiff Central more >>

30Jan

Welsh Hearts- #LoveMyHeart Campaign

This morning I was at Whitchurch High School for a Welsh Hearts event and had an ECG. more >>

30Jan

Pot Hole Hunting with Cllr Dianne Rees

This afternoon I was out with Cllr Dianne Rees identifying pot holes throughout the Old St Mellons and Pontprennau area more >>

29Jan

Mayor4Cardiff Luncheon Fundraiser

This afternoon I went to Giovanni's Restaurant in Cardiff for the Mayor4Cardiff Fundraiser more >>

26Jan

Joel Attends Royal British Legion Manifesto Launch

This evening I attended the Royal British Legion Manifesto Launch at the National Assembly for Wales more >>

18Jan

High Court Judge Rules in Judicial Review Case

This afternoon, High Court Judge Ian Dove ruled in the case brought by Keep Us Rural in an attempt to have an application quashed more >>

14Jan

Local Action Group Take Fight to The High Court

This morning Keep Us Rural appeared in court in an attempt to have a decision taken by Newport City Council, to allow permission for a solar farm in Newport quashed more >>

07Jan

Visit and tour around Cardiff Marketing Suite

This morning I visited Cardiff Marketing Suite and met with Nigel Roberts, Chairman of Cardiff Business Council.  more >>

24Dec

Merry Christmas

Have a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous, healthy and happy New Year more >>

19Dec

Successful Fundraiser for Cardiff Central Conservatives

Tonight I hosted a fundraiser at my home to raise funds to help fight my campaign more >>

14Dec

Keep Us Rural Christmas Meal at The Cefn Mably Arms

Lovely evening at The Cefn Mably Arms for the Keep Us Rural Christmas Meal. The food was absolutely spectacular. 

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13Dec

Radio Interview with BBC Radio5 Live

This morning I was asked to contribute to the debate for 16 & 17 year olds to be given the vote more >>

11Dec

Christmas Churchill Club at Whitchurch Golf Club

I had a scrumptious three course meal at Whitchurch Golf Club with fellow Conservatives at our Christmas Churchill Club Dinner more >>

09Dec

Eastern High Christmas Concert

This evening I attended Eastern High School Christmas Concert. The Concert was full of talent and the hard work staff and pupils had contributed was visible in the performances. more >>

08Dec

Joel Appointed Vice-Chairman of Marshfield Community Council

This evening I was appoited Co-Vice-Chairman of Marshfield Community Council at the monthly December meeting of full council more >>

06Dec

Welsh Hearts #SantaDash

Today I joined Welsh Hearts' #SantaDash to raise vital funds for the Welsh Charity more >>

05Dec

Joel Joins Ross England, Candidate for the Vale of Glamorgan for Action Day

This morning I joined Ross England, Conservative Candidate for the Vale of Glamorgan for an action day more >>

03Dec

Joel Attends Oakfield Primary School Christmas Fayre

This evening I attended Oakfield Primary School Christmas Fayre, so many residents turned out more >>

02Dec

Joel visits Qatar Society Cardiff's Annual Celebration

Today I visited the Qatar Society Cardiff's Annual Celebration.

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02Dec

Joel at the Manger in City Hall with Dianne Rees & Lyn Hudson

Today I helped set up the manger scene at City Hall, Cardiff more >>

28Nov

Successful Radio Interview with W!zard Radio Media

Today I gave a comprehensive interview to W!zard Radio presenter Joseph Perry more >>

28Nov

Another Year in Old St Mellons Pantomime... oh no your not!!

Ammature Dramatics has always been an hobby and great interest of mine. For the last 4 years I've participated in 'Old St Mellons Entertainers' Annual Pantomime more >>

27Nov

Joel Attends George Thomas Hospice Care Coffee Morning

I had a lovely morning at the Mansion House, City Road for George Thomas Hospice Care Coffee & Cakes morning. more >>

25Nov

What the Chancellors Spending Review Means for Wales

There is no economic security, there is no national security and there is no opportunity, when you lose control of the public finances. more >>

21Nov

Welsh Conservatives Launch Cancer Patients Fund

You’ll have seen last week that the Welsh Conservative Group launched a “Cancer Patients’ Fund” policy for Wales... more >>

20Nov

Joel visits St Davids 2 Shopping Centre

Tonight I visited St Davids 2 Shopping Centre, this was a great opportunity to meet constituents and retail employees more >>

19Nov

Q&A with students at St David's Catholic College, Penylan

I had a successful visit to St David's College this afternoon to disucss any concerns local students have more >>

18Nov

Successful Group Phone Canvassing Campaign

It was a busy night at HQ phone canvassing constituents with a tremendously dedicated regional team more >>

16Nov

Joel Visits Hollybush Road, Cyncoed

I visited Hollybush Road in Cyncoed this afternoon after being contacted about the ongoing traffic issues concerning the area. more >>

15Nov

Support to keep local library at its highest

Today I visited Penylan Library and Community Centre and spoke to residents and service users about this community pillar that offers a tremendous facility for residents.

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14Nov

Visit to local businesses on Wellfield Road, Penylan

Today I paid a visit to local business owners on Wellfield Road, Penylan to discuss the local economy and jobs growth more >>

14Nov

Fun Morning at the Pontprennau Christmas Fayre with Cllr Dianne Rees

I had a lovely morning at the Pontprennau Christmas Fayre held at the Pontprennau Community Church Centre. more >>

12Nov

Update on campaign to keep Wedal Road Waste Facility Open

Cardiff Council are set to close this important community asset next summer more >>

10Nov

Joel Visits Welsh Hearts and accepts an invitation to become patron

I was delighted to be invited to Welsh Hearts this afternoon and learn about the life saving work and training they offer to communities up and down Wales more >>

08Nov

Joel Attends Annual Remembrance Sunday Service

Today I attended the Remembrance Sunday Service at St Mellons Parish Church followed by a procession to the cenotaph for the laying of commemorative wreaths. more >>

07Nov

Joel Attends Marshfield Firework Display

I attended Marshfield Village Hall Events Committee's annual Firework Display more >>

07Nov

Joel Attends Autism Puzzles Autumn Ball

Following the Firework display in Marshfield I headed over to Whitchurch for the Autumn Ball of Autism Puzzles, a charity I serve as patron. more >>

05Nov

Joel Visits Script to Screen in Penylan

I visted Script to Screen in Penylan today and couldn't resist trying on some of the outfits more >>

04Nov

Joel Attends Nation Radio Sport Awards

I attended Nation Radio Sport Awards 2015 ceremony at The SSE Swalec Stadium more >>

03Nov

Joel visits Llanishen Reservoir

I paid a visit to Llanishen Reservoir today and spoke to many local residents about... more >>

28Oct

Joel Williams Selected for Cardiff Central for Welsh Assembly Elections 2016

I was selected as the Conservative Candidate for Cardiff Central for the up and coming Welsh Assembly Elections in May 2016... more >>