Tories accused of ‘blocking democracy’ after Johnson says no to second Scottish independence referendum

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has accused the Westminster Government of “blocking democracy” after Prime Minister Boris Johnson refused a second independence referendum. Sturgeon said that the Conservatives were “terrified of Scotland’s right to choose – because they know that when given the choice we’ll choose independence”. “Tories have no […]

Today’s Senedd roundup: Plaid Cymru fail in bid to secure support for £35-a-week payment for low-income families

Owen Donovan, Senedd Home The Motion The Senedd: Calls on the Welsh Government to introduce a £35-a-week payment for every child in low-income families in Wales. Child Poverty: The “greatest failure” of modern politics Tabling the motion, Plaid Cymru leader, Adam Price AM (Plaid, Carms. E. & Dinefwr), described child poverty […]