Plaid Cymru overtake Labour in YouGov EU poll

Plaid Cymru have overtaken Labour in a YouGov poll for the European elections, pushing Jeremy Corbyn’s party into third place in Wales. The 9,260 sample poll across the UK shows the Brexit Party on 35%, Plaid Cymru on 19% and Labour on 15% in Wales. The Liberal Democrats are on […]

Inquiry call after £7m paid out to suspended council staff

In the last three years, councils across Wales paid out millions to over 750 members of staff who were suspended from duty, leading to calls by the Welsh Conservatives for an independent investigation. The data was obtained via Freedom of Information (FoI) requests by the Welsh Conservatives, showing that 16 […]

Today’s Senedd Roundup: Government criticised over homelessness inaction

Owen Donovan, Senedd Home Government criticised over homelessness inaction Here’s a summary of this afternoon’s Local Government & Communities questions. “Is this what 21st Century Socialism is all about?” Leanne Wood AM (Plaid, Rhondda) asked whether it was acceptable for rough sleepers to have their possessions taken from them and thrown in […]

‘Disgrace’ as Wales Comic Con to be held in England

The organisers of Wales Comic Con have announced that the event is moving to Telford in England because they need a bigger venue. The bi-annual event was held at Wrexham Glyndwr University on 21st and 22nd April, but will now be moving to Telford International Centre on December 7 and […]