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Daily Mirror
Who run the world? Girls! Meet the women taking politics by stormopposition, First Minister of Scotland and First Minister of Northern Ireland -
Who run the world? Girls! Meet the women taking politics by storm
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
opposition, First Minister of Scotland and First Minister of Northern Ireland - as well as women leading the Green Party, Plaid Cymru, Scottish Conservative Party and TUC. Women received the same voting rights as men in 1928 after being given the... Read more
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Christian Today
Time for a revolution: Why women should be leading at least half our big churchespopular as the leader of the Scottish Conservatives where she challenges the Le
Time for a revolution: Why women should be leading at least half our big churches
Christian Today / Posted 12 hours ago
popular as the leader of the Scottish Conservatives where she challenges the Leader of the SNP - Nicola Sturgeon. Plaid Cymru is led by Leanne Wood, while Natalie Bennett leads the Green Party. Across the Pond, it's a straight fight... Read more
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The New Statesman
Green party calls on Labour, Lib Dems, and Plaid Cymru to form a "progressive alliance" next electionThe Green party leadership have called upon Labour, the Lib Dems and Plaid Cymr
Green party calls on Labour, Lib Dems, and Plaid Cymru to form a "progressive alliance" next election
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
The Green party leadership have called upon Labour, the Lib Dems and Plaid Cymru to work together to challenge the Tories at the next election. In an open letter, the Green leaders stress the exceptional circumstances occassioned by the vote to leave... Read more
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walesonline
Crabb says his Welsh record shows he can bring people togetherdefined by his battle to provide a stable constitutional settlement for the nat
Crabb says his Welsh record shows he can bring people together
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
defined by his battle to provide a stable constitutional settlement for the nation. The draft Wales Bill was condemned by Plaid Cymru as an “insult to our country” and the legislation was paused before being a new version was taken forward by Mr... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid welcomes progress towards curbing tax abusein turn backed by MPs from the Conservatives, UKIP, the Liberal Democrats, Labo
Christian Aid welcomes progress towards curbing tax abuse
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
in turn backed by MPs from the Conservatives, UKIP, the Liberal Democrats, Labour, the Scottish Nationalists, the Greens, Plaid Cymru and the SDLP. Others supporting the amendment included Christian Aid, Oxfam, Save the Children, ActionAid and the... Read more
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SKY News
Thousands In London Anti-Brexit Protestdecent outward looking people. We will carry on campaigning." In Cardiff, hund
Thousands In London Anti-Brexit Protest
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
decent outward looking people. We will carry on campaigning." In Cardiff, hundreds of people turned out for speeches from Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood and racial equality activist Shazia Awan as well, as a performance by Super Furry Animals... Read more
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Canberra Times
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum resultto vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a secon
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
to vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a second lawmaker, Jonathan Edwards of the Welsh Plaid Cymru party, noted that nearly 4 million members of the public had signed a petition for a second vote. Davies said... Read more
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Brisbane Times
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum resultto vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a secon
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
to vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a second lawmaker, Jonathan Edwards of the Welsh Plaid Cymru party, noted that nearly 4 million members of the public had signed a petition for a second vote. Davies said... Read more
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walesonline
Brexit negotiations must start as soon as possible, says Carwynvote and we will respect their views and ensure that their concerns are address
Brexit negotiations must start as soon as possible, says Carwyn
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
vote and we will respect their views and ensure that their concerns are addressed.'Clearly, both the Labour Party and Plaid Cymru misunderstood this' “Clearly, both the Labour Party and Plaid Cymru misunderstood this. Those parties, unlike... Read more
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The Age
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum resultGeraint Davies of the main opposition Labour Party. The motion, backed by a se
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Geraint Davies of the main opposition Labour Party. The motion, backed by a second lawmaker, Jonathan Edwards of the Welsh Plaid Cymru party, noted that nearly 4 million members of the public had signed a petition for a second vote. Up to 50,000... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum resultGeraint Davies of the main opposition Labour Party. The motion, backed by a se
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Geraint Davies of the main opposition Labour Party. The motion, backed by a second lawmaker, Jonathan Edwards of the Welsh Plaid Cymru party, noted that nearly 4 million members of the public had signed a petition for a second vote. Up to 50,000... Read more
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WA Today
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum resultto vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a secon
David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
to vent their anti-Brexit feelings. Photo: Getty The motion, backed by a second lawmaker, Jonathan Edwards of the Welsh Plaid Cymru party, noted that nearly 4 million members of the public had signed a petition for a second vote. Davies said... Read more
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walesonline
Hundreds attend pro-EU event in Cardiffpeople are still at The Hayes for the pro-EU event. The Reverend Canon Aled Ed
Hundreds attend pro-EU event in Cardiff
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
people are still at The Hayes for the pro-EU event. The Reverend Canon Aled Edwards has just been speaking at the event. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood has just spoken at the event. We acknowledge the anger and frustration that led many to vote... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pro-EU rallies against Brexit cancelled due to safety fearsof) and solidarity with Europe." Rallies were still planned for Bristol, Brigh
Pro-EU rallies against Brexit cancelled due to safety fears
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
of) and solidarity with Europe." Rallies were still planned for Bristol, Brighton, Cambridge, Leicester and Cardiff, where Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood and Super Furry Animals singer Gruff Rhys were listed to attend. A spokesman said: "This is... Read more
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The New Statesman
The rise in hate crime reports is a dark sign of post-Brexit Britaina student, has supported Labour for years - “Old Labour”. She thought Corbyn wo
The rise in hate crime reports is a dark sign of post-Brexit Britain
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
a student, has supported Labour for years - “Old Labour”. She thought Corbyn would survive the coup: “I voted Green and Plaid Cymru, because I didn’t think Labour supported its roots. This has brought Labour back to its roots.” This belief that... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Brexit played to Britons’ Imperial nostalgiaParty and the white supremacist National Front, as well as the Scottish Nationa
Brexit played to Britons’ Imperial nostalgia
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
Party and the white supremacist National Front, as well as the Scottish National Party and their Welsh counterpart Plaid Cymru, opposed membership as did about a third of Prime Minister Harold Wilson’s cabinet. (Only the radical shift in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Latest updates as Jeremy Corbyn faces Labour Brexit mutinywho shares many of Mr Corbyn’s socialist views, was having none of it. Leanne
Latest updates as Jeremy Corbyn faces Labour Brexit mutiny
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
who shares many of Mr Corbyn’s socialist views, was having none of it. Leanne Wood, leader of Welsh Nationalist party Plaid Cymru, will now campaign for Wales to become independent of Britain. Which begs the question: What has Plaid Cymru... Read more
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Herald Sun
Welsh nationalists push for independencedecision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party s
Welsh nationalists push for independence
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
decision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party says. The statement on Monday from the Plaid Cymru party, which does not govern Wales, comes as Scotland's pro-independence government has said it might hold... Read more
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Weekly Times
Welsh nationalists push for independencedecision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party s
Welsh nationalists push for independence
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
decision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party says. The statement on Monday from the Plaid Cymru party, which does not govern Wales, comes as Scotland's pro-independence government has said it might hold... Read more
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News.com.au
Welsh nationalists push for independencedecision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party s
Welsh nationalists push for independence
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
decision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party says. The statement on Monday from the Plaid Cymru party, which does not govern Wales, comes as Scotland's pro-independence government has said it might hold... Read more
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Daily Star
'We're outta here!' Wales in UK independence threat despite backing BrexitAU REVOIR: Plaid Cymru said Welsh independence was now not just a long-term goa
'We're outta here!' Wales in UK independence threat despite backing Brexit
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
AU REVOIR: Plaid Cymru said Welsh independence was now not just a long-term goal Plaid Cymru, the second biggest party in the Welsh Assembly, says it will now prioritise campaigning for Wales to leave the UK. The announcement comes after Wales... Read more
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Perth Now
Welsh nationalists push for independencedecision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party s
Welsh nationalists push for independence
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
decision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party says. The statement on Monday from the Plaid Cymru party, which does not govern Wales, comes as Scotland's pro-independence government has said it might hold... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Welsh nationalists push for independencedecision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party s
Welsh nationalists push for independence
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
decision by British voters to leave the European Union, the head of the party says. The statement on Monday from the Plaid Cymru party, which does not govern Wales, comes as Scotland's pro-independence government has said it might hold... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Latest updates as Jeremy Corbyn faces Labour Brexit mutinywho shares many of Mr Corbyn’s socialist views, was having none of it. Leanne
Latest updates as Jeremy Corbyn faces Labour Brexit mutiny
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
who shares many of Mr Corbyn’s socialist views, was having none of it. Leanne Wood, leader of Welsh Nationalist party Plaid Cymru, will now campaign for Wales to become independent of Britain. Which begs the question: What has Plaid Cymru... Read more
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walesonline
Plaid to push for independence for Wales after Brexitfuture. Northern Ireland will be considering its future too. Read More “Even
Plaid to push for independence for Wales after Brexit
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
future. Northern Ireland will be considering its future too. Read More “Even though this situation was not of our making, Plaid Cymru believes that redesigning the current UK is the only option. A new union of independent nations working together... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates and analysis on Brexit fallout and Labour turmoilWe need a different kind of skills and experience. The pair appeared together
Live updates and analysis on Brexit fallout and Labour turmoil
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
We need a different kind of skills and experience. The pair appeared together with just two days to go before voting Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood has signalled a new willingness to consider a link-up with Labour in the wake of the EU... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: Look no further than Dan Jarvis for the right kind of anti-Borisafter the EU referendum result split the country. It would be sensible to inclu
Euan McColm: Look no further than Dan Jarvis for the right kind of anti-Boris
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
after the EU referendum result split the country. It would be sensible to include the Liberal Democrats, the Greens, Plaid Cymru and, yes, even the SNP in this. The message should be that progressives must stick together at a time when the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Watch: The evidence Nigel Farage said money sent to the EU should go to the NHSwho are disenchanted with the Leave movement. In Scotland and Wales too, some f
Watch: The evidence Nigel Farage said money sent to the EU should go to the NHS
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
who are disenchanted with the Leave movement. In Scotland and Wales too, some form of engagement with the SNP or Plaid Cymru might be possible. An electoral alliance built on open and democratic foundations would provide a new entry... Read more
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walesonline
'Let's have second EU referendum when we know exact terms of Brexit'A leading Plaid Cymru politician says a second referendum on EU membership shou
'Let's have second EU referendum when we know exact terms of Brexit'
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
A leading Plaid Cymru politician says a second referendum on EU membership should be held once the precise terms of Brexit have been negotiated. Adam Price, the Shadow Minister for Finance and Economy , said the UK’s departure from the EU would have... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What the Brexit vote means for Scotland, Wales and Northern Irelandstay in the EU. There is nothing like the level of support for independence se
What the Brexit vote means for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
stay in the EU. There is nothing like the level of support for independence seen in Scotland in Wales, but both Labour and Plaid Cymru will be pushing for major changes to the nation’s place in the UK. Western MailCarwyn Jones intends to hold the... Read more
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walesonline
Wales has acted against its own interests by voting Leavenot be punished for making such a mistake. The composition of the Welsh Govern
Wales has acted against its own interests by voting Leave
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
not be punished for making such a mistake. The composition of the Welsh Government should also be re-visited. Senior Plaid Cymru politician Adam Price, who previously was a strong opponent of a deal with Labour, believes a Leave vote changes... Read more
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walesonline
This is the day the myth of a pro-EU Wales diedto the Commons, and 54.63% of voters wanted to stay in the EU.Aberystwyth in Ce
This is the day the myth of a pro-EU Wales died
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
to the Commons, and 54.63% of voters wanted to stay in the EU.Aberystwyth in Ceredigion Gwynedd is traditionally seen as a Plaid Cymru heartland and 58.91% voted to remain. The votes to remain were tighter in Monmouthshire (50.44%) and the Vale of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nicola Sturgeon: Legislation will be prepared for second independence referendum following Brexit voteother parts of the UK also suggested the country can no longer function as befo
Nicola Sturgeon: Legislation will be prepared for second independence referendum following Brexit vote
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
other parts of the UK also suggested the country can no longer function as before with the split in the vote. Leeann Wood, Plaid Cymru leader, said: “People in Wales and elsewhere in the UK have voted to leave the European Union, their will must be... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaignPlaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaig
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaign
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 7 days ago
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaign in the EU referendum arguing that securing economic stability for Wales must now be a ‘top priority.’ Leanne Wood said that while the result of the referendum must be... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaignPlaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaig
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaign
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaign in the EU referendum arguing that securing economic stability for Wales must now be a ‘top priority.’ Leanne Wood said that while the result of the referendum must be... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaignPlaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaig
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaign
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaign in the EU referendum arguing that securing economic stability for Wales must now be a ‘top priority.’ Leanne Wood said that while the result of the referendum must be... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaignPlaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaig
EU Referendum: Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood responds to victory for Leave campaign
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has responded to a victory for the Leave campaign in the EU referendum arguing that securing economic stability for Wales must now be a ‘top priority.’ Leanne Wood said that while the result of the referendum must be... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Voters across North Wales go to the polls for EU Referendumsuccessive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that l
Voters across North Wales go to the polls for EU Referendum
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 7 days ago
successive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that leaving the EU would be “transformational”. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood this week hailed the importance of access to the European Single Market to the Welsh economy,... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
EU Referendum: Gwynedd and Anglesey head to the pollsWelsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that leaving the
EU Referendum: Gwynedd and Anglesey head to the polls
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that leaving the EU would be “transformational”. But Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood this week hailed the importance of access to the European Single Market to the Welsh economy,... Read more
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SKY News
Will Referendum Result Lead To Break-Up Of UK?RT Davies, leader of the Welsh Conservatives and Leave campaigner, hailed the r
Will Referendum Result Lead To Break-Up Of UK?
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
RT Davies, leader of the Welsh Conservatives and Leave campaigner, hailed the result as a "historic moment for Wales". :: Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood, who wanted the UK to stay in the EU, said she was not surprised that so many parts of Wales... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Voters across North Wales go to the polls for EU Referendumsuccessive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that l
Voters across North Wales go to the polls for EU Referendum
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 7 days ago
successive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that leaving the EU would be “transformational”. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood this week hailed the importance of access to the European Single Market to the Welsh economy,... Read more
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The New Statesman
The EU referendum liveblog: David Cameron resigns as prime minister after Leave clinches victoryto be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures comi
The EU referendum liveblog: David Cameron resigns as prime minister after Leave clinches victory
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
to be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures coming in from London, but Leanne Wood of Plaid Cymru is not sounding all that chipper about the vote in Wales on the BBC right now. 01.14 Stephen: Just 56 per cent... Read more
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USA Today
Scots may mount second independence try based on 'Brexit' resultimportant for someone to say the style of the 'remain' campaign led by the prim
Scots may mount second independence try based on 'Brexit' result
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
important for someone to say the style of the 'remain' campaign led by the prime minister and George Osborne was wrong. Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood, left, and former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond, right, visit with voters and make a... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Brexit: What happens now?are already moves among the 450 or so MPs who want to stay in the EU, across th
Brexit: What happens now?
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 7 days ago
are already moves among the 450 or so MPs who want to stay in the EU, across the Labour, Conservative, SNP, Plaid Cymru and Green parties, to keep the UK in the single market in any exit negotiations. This would mean Britain would... Read more
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The New Statesman
The New Statesman EU referendum liveblog: Leave clinches victoryto be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures comi
The New Statesman EU referendum liveblog: Leave clinches victory
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
to be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures coming in from London, but Leanne Wood of Plaid Cymru is not sounding all that chipper about the vote in Wales on the BBC right now. 01.14 Stephen: Just 56 per cent... Read more
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The New Statesman
The New Statesman EU referendum liveblog: Leave on course for victoryto be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures comi
The New Statesman EU referendum liveblog: Leave on course for victory
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
to be heavily Remain is dicey news. There are some relatively high figures coming in from London, but Leanne Wood of Plaid Cymru is not sounding all that chipper about the vote in Wales on the BBC right now. 01.14 Stephen: Just 56 per cent... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Labour heartlands give huge backing to Brexit as the North votes to Leaveus. Leave was also on course to win in Wales last night in a result which genu
Labour heartlands give huge backing to Brexit as the North votes to Leave
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
us. Leave was also on course to win in Wales last night in a result which genuinely shocked many local Labour activists. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood said: “It’s looking as though those areas where there are greatest areas of deprivation and... Read more
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Fortune
The First Cities to Report in the Brexit Poll Point to a 'Leave' Voteare the ones who are the strongest in favor of the Leave position,” Leanne Wood
The First Cities to Report in the Brexit Poll Point to a 'Leave' Vote
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
are the ones who are the strongest in favor of the Leave position,” Leanne Woods, the head of the Welsh Nationalist Party Plaid Cymru told the BBC, referring to anecdotal results from Wales, rather than the Sunderland and Newcastle votes. The... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Are we staying in the EU... or are we leaving?successive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that l
Are we staying in the EU... or are we leaving?
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
successive Welsh Governments had “failed the poorest parts of Wales” and that leaving the EU would be “transformational”. Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood this week hailed the importance of access to the European Single Market to the Welsh economy,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Who wants the UK to stay in the EU? | ET TvCameron wants Britain to stay in the EU. Sixteen members of his cabinet also ba
Who wants the UK to stay in the EU? | ET Tv
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
Cameron wants Britain to stay in the EU. Sixteen members of his cabinet also back staying in. The Conservative Party has pledged to be neutral in the campaign - but the Labour Party, SNP, Plaid Cymru and the Lib Dems are all in favour of stayin... Read more
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