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express
Plaid Cymru insist the party DID NOT receive a donation from dictator Colonel GaddafiIt was claimed that Plaid Cymru received a donation of £25,000 from Gaddafi Th
Plaid Cymru insist the party DID NOT receive a donation from dictator Colonel Gaddafi
express / Posted 2 days ago
It was claimed that Plaid Cymru received a donation of £25,000 from Gaddafi The claims were made by Plaid Cymru party activist Dr Carl Clowes in his autobiography, which is due to be published in October. Although Gaddafi had a reputation for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colonel GaTAFFY! Libyan leader gave £25,000 to Welsh Nationalistsstatus quo in the West', according to a new book. Gaddafi allegedly handed £25
Colonel GaTAFFY! Libyan leader gave £25,000 to Welsh Nationalists
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
status quo in the West', according to a new book. Gaddafi allegedly handed £25,000 to a delegation from Welsh nationalists Plaid Cymru in the 1970s. The five-figure donation has been revealed for the first time in the autobiography of one of the... Read more
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walesonline
Plaid Cymru accepted funding from Libyan dictator Colonel GaddafiCarl Clowes (left), Mabrouk Dredi from the Arab Socialist Union and Brian Morga
Plaid Cymru accepted funding from Libyan dictator Colonel Gaddafi
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
Carl Clowes (left), Mabrouk Dredi from the Arab Socialist Union and Brian Morgan Edwards, pictured in Tripoli in 1976 Plaid Cymru says it has no record of such a donation, but Dr Clowes maintains he was told the money had been put into the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Do you see yourself as British or English? The answer could help define modern politicsmagnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for
Do you see yourself as British or English? The answer could help define modern politics
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
magnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for English laws” will exclude the SNP and Plaid Cymru from the grand committee-stage hearings on grammar schools, because education is a devolved matter. However, the... Read more
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walesonline
What students have to pay to go to university will be made clearer todaystudents and political parties. He said: “I am confident that Professor Diamon
What students have to pay to go to university will be made clearer today
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
students and political parties. He said: “I am confident that Professor Diamond will come to the same conclusion as Plaid Cymru and other experts that the Labour government’s current system is unsustainable and needs to be replaced. “Plaid... Read more
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walesonline
Ukip’s new leader in bid to end Welsh feudWales.” Commenting on a Senedd vote last week when Welsh Labour voted with the
Ukip’s new leader in bid to end Welsh feud
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Wales.” Commenting on a Senedd vote last week when Welsh Labour voted with the Conservatives and Ukip against a Plaid Cymru motion which said the UK should remain a member of the Single European Market post-Brexit, Ms James said: “I’m... Read more
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walesonline
Leanne Wood warns of a decade of 'Tory cuts' as Corbyn re-electedPlaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood responded to Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as Labo
Leanne Wood warns of a decade of 'Tory cuts' as Corbyn re-elected
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood responded to Jeremy Corbyn’s re-election as Labour leader by warning that Wales faced a “decade of decline” with a Tory Government in Westminster. Meanwhile, the Welsh Conservatives said Mr Corbyn’s success represented... Read more
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walesonline
Britain is heading out of the EU but what should be the final destination?just the future of the economy which is a source of concern. How will Brexit sh
Britain is heading out of the EU but what should be the final destination?
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
just the future of the economy which is a source of concern. How will Brexit shape our society? Liz Saville Roberts, the Plaid Cymru MP who represents Dwyfor Meirionnydd, spent four nights with her local police force during the week of the... Read more
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walesonline
Latest poll findings in Wales show surge in Conservative supportsince May 2010. Labour managed to claw back a single point from its dramatic fi
Latest poll findings in Wales show surge in Conservative support
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
since May 2010. Labour managed to claw back a single point from its dramatic five-point dip in July, bringing it to 35%. Plaid Cymru, UKIP and the Liberal Democrats all saw a decline in support. There would be little change in terms of seats on... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour celebrates hat-trick of by-election victoriesDems took a seat from Labour on Cardiff Council in the Plasnewydd division. Am
Labour celebrates hat-trick of by-election victories
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
Dems took a seat from Labour on Cardiff Council in the Plasnewydd division. Among the other latest council by-elections, Plaid Cymru gained a seat from independent on Carmarthenshire County Council (Cilycwm division) in a contest following the... Read more
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walesonline
New report claims the EU needs us for jobs more than we need themEU have as much, if not more, at stake from damages to their UK trading relatio
New report claims the EU needs us for jobs more than we need them
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
EU have as much, if not more, at stake from damages to their UK trading relations.”Single market membership is 'crucial' Plaid Cymru MP Jonathan Edwards said: “While the UK as a whole has a trade deficit of over £100bn, Wales has a surplus of... Read more
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walesonline
Labour attacked by Plaid Cymru after voting with Tories on the EUWelsh Labour has come under fierce attack from Plaid Cymru after voting with th
Labour attacked by Plaid Cymru after voting with Tories on the EU
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
Welsh Labour has come under fierce attack from Plaid Cymru after voting with the Conservatives against the UK retaining membership of the European Single Market. Senior Plaid AM Adam Price described the vote as “the most shocking event since... Read more
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The New Statesman
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scalemagnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scale
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
magnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for English laws” will exclude the SNP and Plaid Cymru from the grand committee-stage hearings on grammar schools, because education is a devolved matter. However, the... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The New Timesmagnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for
In this week's magazine | The New Times
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
magnify the Conservatives’ power. As it is, the principle of “English votes for English laws” will exclude the SNP and Plaid Cymru from the grand committee-stage hearings on grammar schools, because education is a devolved matter. However, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Labour suffer another by-election defeat at hands of Liberal Democratsin the poll in the Plasnewydd division following the death of a Labour councill
Labour suffer another by-election defeat at hands of Liberal Democrats
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
in the poll in the Plasnewydd division following the death of a Labour councillor was: Lib Dems 1,258, Labour 910, Plaid Cymru 177, Conservative 115, Green 93, Ukip 62. Turnout was 23.1 per cent. The swing from Labour to Lib Dem was 9.3... Read more
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walesonline
New campaign video aims of recruit thousands of new GPsto working with the Government, our NHS colleagues, and within our communities
New campaign video aims of recruit thousands of new GPs
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
to working with the Government, our NHS colleagues, and within our communities to address this shortfall.”Winter is coming Plaid Cymru has warned that without a focused effort to drive up the number of doctors working in Wales the NHS could face... Read more
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walesonline
A Scottish exit could pave way for a 'confederation' of nationsa lesser extent, Northern Irish negotiations with the UK Government.” Read Mor
A Scottish exit could pave way for a 'confederation' of nations
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
a lesser extent, Northern Irish negotiations with the UK Government.” Read More Highlighting challenges faced by Labour, Plaid Cymru and the Conservatives as they adapt to the rise of Ukip, he stated that the “fate of Welsh devolution is in the... Read more
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walesonline
These are the candidates hoping to be Plasnewydd's new councillorthen. A Ukip candidate will this year hope to capitalise on gains the party ma
These are the candidates hoping to be Plasnewydd's new councillor
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
then. A Ukip candidate will this year hope to capitalise on gains the party made in this year’s Assembly elections while Plaid Cymru say they are “the only serious challenges to Labour in Cardiff”. The Green Party have also fielded a... Read more
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walesonline
Scots said No to independence two years ago, but will they change their minds?states working together both at a British and a European level would be healthy
Scots said No to independence two years ago, but will they change their minds?
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
states working together both at a British and a European level would be healthy for everyone.” Carmarthen East and Dinefwr Plaid Cymru MP Jonathan Edwards is convinced that a major shake-up of the UK is coming. He said: “The more intelligent... Read more
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walesonline
The battle for Labour's future will continue after the leadership resultin Westminster that the Conservatives are sometimes making are just the kinder,
The battle for Labour's future will continue after the leadership result
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
in Westminster that the Conservatives are sometimes making are just the kinder, gentler part of their politics. “Plaid Cymru and the Liberal Democrats don’t need to pretend the same sympathy. For all of them it looks like Labour’s... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Council by-elections provide greatest cheer for Lib Demsthe May elections are as follows: C: +5, -10, held 22 Lab: +4, -9, held 20 L
Council by-elections provide greatest cheer for Lib Dems
Thame Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
the May elections are as follows: C: +5, -10, held 22 Lab: +4, -9, held 20 LD: +13, -0, held 6 SNP: +1, -1, held 0 Plaid Cymru: +0, -0, held 2 Green: +1, -0, held 0 Ukip: +4, -3, held 2 Ind/Other: +3, -8, held 5. The SNP reasserted its... Read more
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walesonline
Call for probe into ex-special adviser's connection with lobbying firmOffice’s guidelines.” In a letter to Sir Jeremy Heywood, the Cabinet Secretary
Call for probe into ex-special adviser's connection with lobbying firm
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
Office’s guidelines.” In a letter to Sir Jeremy Heywood, the Cabinet Secretary who also heads the UK Home Civil Service, Plaid Cymru AM Neil McEvoy said: “I am concerned that Dr Tomos Davies, a former special adviser at the Wales Office, has been... Read more
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walesonline
Neil Hamilton: Welsh Labour's electoral prospects a 'holocaust'families in Wales.” Read More In his maiden speech in the Assembly after bein
Neil Hamilton: Welsh Labour's electoral prospects a 'holocaust'
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
families in Wales.” Read More In his maiden speech in the Assembly after being elected in May, Mr Hamilton described Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood and Liberal Democrat AM Kirsty Williams as “political concubines” in First Minister Carwyn... Read more
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walesonline
Ten ways David Cameron's time in power shaped WalesClwyd from Labour and sent 11 MPs to Westminster. The 2016 Assembly election sa
Ten ways David Cameron's time in power shaped Wales
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
Clwyd from Labour and sent 11 MPs to Westminster. The 2016 Assembly election saw the party pushed into third place behind Plaid Cymru but many Welsh Conservatives will remember the Cameron years as a time of expansion when the party put the memory... Read more
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walesonline
What you need to know about cutting the number of MPsand Media, suggested in Wales Labour could win 19 to 20 seats down from 25 with
What you need to know about cutting the number of MPs
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
and Media, suggested in Wales Labour could win 19 to 20 seats down from 25 with the Conservatives taking six down from 11. Plaid Cymru would get up to three and the Liberal Democrats either winning one or being wiped out.What do affected MPs... Read more
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walesonline
Your guide to the plans to cut the number of Welsh constituencies from 40 to 29Media, suggested in Wales Labour could win 19-20 seats (down from 25) with the
Your guide to the plans to cut the number of Welsh constituencies from 40 to 29
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
Media, suggested in Wales Labour could win 19-20 seats (down from 25) with the Conservatives taking six (down from 11) with Plaid Cymru getting up to three and the Liberal Democrats either winning one or being wiped out. Aberavon Labour MP Stephen... Read more
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walesonline
Why the Tories will lose out most from changes to Welsh constituenciesabout as good as it could have for them. Who is punished the most? Again ironi
Why the Tories will lose out most from changes to Welsh constituencies
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
about as good as it could have for them. Who is punished the most? Again ironically, it’s the Conservatives, I think. Plaid Cymru will have mixed feelings, but the map isn’t as bad as it could have been for them. The Lib Dems could well lose... Read more
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walesonline
Biggest cull of Welsh MPs since 1832 is revealedto the May elections and the EU referendum. “That is the way to ensure the pub
Biggest cull of Welsh MPs since 1832 is revealed
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
to the May elections and the EU referendum. “That is the way to ensure the public have the right level of representation.”Plaid Cymru: 'Wales is being silenced' Plaid Cymru’s Westminster leader, Hywel Williams, said: “While in principle we’re... Read more
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walesonline
Air passenger tax should be devolved to Walesto Wales so that Cardiff Airport can get the “special treatment” it deserves, a
Air passenger tax should be devolved to Wales
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
to Wales so that Cardiff Airport can get the “special treatment” it deserves, a Labour frontbencher has claimed. A Plaid Cymru amendment to the Wales Bill calls for the setting of the air passenger duty to be put in the hands of the Welsh... Read more
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walesonline
7 issues AMs need to deal with as they return from their summer breakof children by their parents. Once again, Labour does not have an overall majo
7 issues AMs need to deal with as they return from their summer break
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
of children by their parents. Once again, Labour does not have an overall majority, and will be forced to compromise with Plaid Cymru and Kirsty Williams, the sole remaining Liberal Democrat. Mechanisms to achieve that have been put in place, and... Read more
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walesonline
Call to guarantee Welsh representation on the Supreme Courtof the justice system in Wales. All of this requires reform in the administrati
Call to guarantee Welsh representation on the Supreme Court
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
of the justice system in Wales. All of this requires reform in the administration of justice in Wales.” Read More Plaid Cymru AM Steffan Lewis said: “It has been clear for a considerable period of time that the justice system as it is, is... Read more
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walesonline
Bid for Assembly to get power to clamp down on gaming machinesLabour and Plaid Cymru will today make a final-hour bid to win the Assembly new
Bid for Assembly to get power to clamp down on gaming machines
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
Labour and Plaid Cymru will today make a final-hour bid to win the Assembly new powers to regulate the number of gaming machines on a premises. The Wales Bill reaches the last stages of its journey through the Commons today and Labour will seek to... Read more
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11 News Houston
UK's 'Westminster Dog Of the Year' competitionHarris and her Lurcher "Milo" (L), Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds with his labrado
UK's 'Westminster Dog Of the Year' competition
11 News Houston / Posted 23 days ago
Harris and her Lurcher "Milo" (L), Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds with his labradoodles Kennedy (L) and Clinton (R) and Plaid Cymru MP Liz Saville Roberts with her standard dachshund "Fiona" pose for the media following the Westminster Dog of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Labour have secured a rare victory in a crucial Westminster voteHarris and her Lurcher "Milo" (L), Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds with his labrado
Labour have secured a rare victory in a crucial Westminster vote
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
Harris and her Lurcher "Milo" (L), Labour MP Jonathan Reynolds with his labradoodles Kennedy (L) and Clinton (R) and Plaid Cymru MP Liz Saville Roberts with her standard dachshund "Fiona". Before the gongs were handed out, she showed off... Read more
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walesonline
Plaid challenges PM to protect public services in post-Brexit trade dealsPlaid Cymru is demanding action to protect Welsh public services as the UK Gove
Plaid challenges PM to protect public services in post-Brexit trade deals
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
Plaid Cymru is demanding action to protect Welsh public services as the UK Government works to secure post-Brexit trade deals. Prime Minister Theresa May has set out her ambition for the UK to become the “global leader in free trade” but Plaid is... Read more
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walesonline
Why workers could be £1,000 worse off with living wage changespeople are naturally therefore being forced to rely on the already burdened wel
Why workers could be £1,000 worse off with living wage changes
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
people are naturally therefore being forced to rely on the already burdened welfare system to top up their wages. “While Plaid Cymru believes in adopting a genuine living wage, as pushed for by the Living Wage Foundation, the UK Government’s... Read more
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heraldscotland
Smith denies he has a problem with women over Sturgeon jibehe said that his party should “smash” Theresa May “back on her heels”. Video a
Smith denies he has a problem with women over Sturgeon jibe
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
he said that his party should “smash” Theresa May “back on her heels”. Video also emerged of the Mr Smith telling the Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood last year that she was regularly asked to appear on the BBC’s Question Time programme because... Read more
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Canberra Times
Job sharing arrives in UK politicsLucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of th
Job sharing arrives in UK politics
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
Lucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, and Welsh Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood. Ms Lucas has called for a 'progressive alliance' to defeat the ruling Conservative Party.... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Job sharing arrives in UK politicsLucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of th
Job sharing arrives in UK politics
Brisbane Times / Posted 29 days ago
Lucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, and Welsh Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood. Ms Lucas has called for a 'progressive alliance' to defeat the ruling Conservative Party.... Read more
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The Age
Job sharing arrives in UK politicsLucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of th
Job sharing arrives in UK politics
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
Lucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, and Welsh Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood. Ms Lucas has called for a 'progressive alliance' to defeat the ruling Conservative Party.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Job sharing arrives in UK politicsLucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of th
Job sharing arrives in UK politics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Lucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, and Welsh Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood. Ms Lucas has called for a 'progressive alliance' to defeat the ruling Conservative Party.... Read more
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WA Today
Job sharing arrives in UK politicsLucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of th
Job sharing arrives in UK politics
WA Today / Posted 29 days ago
Lucas, far right, pictured with Scotland's First Minster Nicola Sturgeon, of the Scottish National Party, and Welsh Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood. Ms Lucas has called for a 'progressive alliance' to defeat the ruling Conservative Party.... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Ukip surge: is Labour losing its Welsh heartlands?are turning to Ukip. “You’ve got people who are very socialist, very left-wing,
The Ukip surge: is Labour losing its Welsh heartlands?
The New Statesman / Posted 29 days ago
are turning to Ukip. “You’ve got people who are very socialist, very left-wing, voting for Ukip,” laments Thompson, a Plaid Cymru supporter. “You look around here now and people actually dislike the Labour Party.” Peterson, whose blue-collar... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Abuse that got people expelled from Labour's leadership vote revealedbecause she wrote a pro-Green Party tweet 16 moths ago. The 40-year-old blaste
Abuse that got people expelled from Labour's leadership vote revealed
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
because she wrote a pro-Green Party tweet 16 moths ago. The 40-year-old blasted the "farce" and told the Mirror: "I like Plaid Cymru socialism, I also like Jeremy Corbyn 's socialism, I like Green Party socialism - these shouldn't be mutually... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Welsh Ukip surge: has Labour lost the Valleys?are turning to Ukip. “You’ve got people who are very socialist, very left-wing,
The Welsh Ukip surge: has Labour lost the Valleys?
The New Statesman / Posted 30 days ago
are turning to Ukip. “You’ve got people who are very socialist, very left-wing, voting for Ukip,” laments Thompson, a Plaid Cymru supporter. “You look around here now and people actually dislike the Labour Party.” Peterson, whose blue-collar... Read more

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