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Leanne Wood's Long Campaign

The Herald, April 22, 2016, Ceredigion, Wales

Leanne Wood was not at all satisfied with a fourth place finish in the 2015 General Election. 149 more words

Response to ERSCymru Report on Women in the Assembly.

As much as I would normally be on the side of enhancing female representation in politics, I find this report by the Electoral Reform Society Cymru a bit baffling, for the wrong reasons. 317 more words

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Elections 2016: Left-wing Movements are Rising

This May elections will be held all over the UK and, although the media likes to play up the drama of election results, the candidates that are chosen will set a lot of the political agenda even in Britain’s highly centralised political system. 1,497 more words
UK Politics

Why are politicians rushing to publish their tax returns?

Just as I expected, one politician decides to publish his tax return and they all follow suit in their droves. Admittedly, David Cameron was backed into a corner somewhat by a storm of criticism over his role in a tax-avoiding offshore fund, but he should never have been forced into revealing private information. 481 more words

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Welsh steel at a turning point

First of all to say that I am going to try to make a post more regularly, preferably once every week, from now on. Need to get this blog up and running tbh… 820 more words

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Saturday, 5th March, 2016

The Need For Welsh Leadership

     Thanks goodness somebody noticed!

That Wales needs proper leadership, I mean.   And it was Leanne Wood who noticed it.

Not that she called it “proper leadership”, using the words “new leadership” instead – but I think we all understood what she meant.   253 more words

Welsh Affairs

Leanne Wood unhappy with cycling event skipping RCT

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says she is disappointed Rhondda Cynon Taff has been omitted from the route for cycling event Velothon Wales 2016 , announced earlier this week.  395 more words