September 18, 2021

Newyddion Cymru Ar-Lein : Wales News Online

Newyddion Lleol a Chenedlaethol Cymru – Local and National News for Wales

Plaid MS Helen Mary Jones responds to Llanelli restrictions

PLAID Cymru MS Helen Mary Jones has said she understands why there is a more local targeted response to the rate of Coronavirus infections in Llanelli.

Plaid Cymru Shadow Economy, Transport and Tackling Poverty Minister Helen Mary Jones Mid and West MS said:

“This isn’t the news that we wanted to hear for Llanelli, but it is understandable because of the rate of infection in the town.

“Earlier this month Plaid Cymru suggested a similar smarter form of lockdown such as this.

“This ‘smart lockdown’ cluster-based approach could be more effective. The strategy has been adopted by other countries based around micro-quarantines focused on high-infection areas within communities not a wide area untargeted lockdown, for example, across a whole local authority area.

“Carmarthenshire County Council, the Welsh Government