First Minister opens Bridgend engineering facility

The First Minister officially opened the facility

The First Minister Carwyn Jones has returned to his Bridgend constituency this morning to open a new engineering facility.

The St David Engineering facility is part of a £1.3 million investment into the Bridgend firm Aircraft Maintenance Support Services Limited who provide aircraft support equipment for military and civilian use.

In the next five years up to 50 jobs are expected to be created with the company planning to work with Bridgend college to bring more apprentices through its doors.

The facility is being opened after a £1.3m expansion