National Assembly recalled to consider Welsh steel industry

Published 30/03/2016   |   Last Updated 22/04/2016

The Presiding Officer of the National Assembly for Wales, Dame Rosemary Butler AM, has recalled the Assembly to consider the ongoing situation in the Welsh steel industry.


The meeting will take place on Monday, 4 April 2016 at 13.30. The First Minister will make a statement to the Assembly, followed by questions from Members.

Dame Rosemary said:

"Following a request from the First Minister, I consider the current situation facing the Welsh steel industry to be of urgent public importance, and have therefore decided to recall the Assembly on Monday 4 April."

The meeting will take place in Siambr Hywel, the former debating chamber of the National Assembly, in the Ty Hywel building. Directions to Ty Hywel can be found here.

Places in the public gallery are limited so anyone wishing to attend should contact the National Assembly booking line on 0300 200 6565, or email

Further public areas will be set aside to view proceedings live on large screens elsewhere on the Assembly estate.

The meeting will also be streamed live on Senedd tv.