The Slate - Plaid Cymru's blog

Holding Labour's Feet to the Fire for a Fairer Wales

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This year, a range of communities placed their trust in Plaid Cymru at the ballot box. From north to south, and east to west, we have put down roots in parts of the country, giving us a platform on which to build a Wales of ambition and of justice. This week, we again demonstrate that we can hold the Labour Government to account, whilst negotiating for concrete gains to improve the nation.

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Leanne Wood: We no longer live in a one-parliament state

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Leanne Wood writes for the Sunday Times Red Box on why Plaid Cymru opposes the UK Government's EU Withdrawal Bill.

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My journey to Westminster - Ben Lake MP

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Ben Lake writes about his first few weeks in Westminster as Ceredigion's new Member of Parliament.

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Money-back bottles a solution as plastics polluting our seas

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Ben Lake MP's Maiden Speech

Diolch, Madame Speaker, for affording me the opportunity to make my maiden speech this afternoon, and in particular the honourable members for Glasgow North East and Bedford, who both made excellent maiden speeches.

Indeed, they set an exacting standard with their speeches, they spoke from the heart, and I have no doubt that they will be a credit to their party, their constituencies and this House.

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Plaid Cymru will fight for the £1.7bn we deserve

Liz Saville Roberts writes for the Sunday Times on the Tory-DUP deal and what it means for Wales.

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Plaid Cymru’s vision for thriving agriculture sector in Wales after Brexit

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By Plaid Cymru's Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Simon Thomas AM

Agriculture would face the biggest impact of leaving the European Union according to research by the NFU, for every £1 invested in farm support in the UK, farming delivers £7.40 back to the economy.

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'Plaid Cymru's Reasons for Joint-Authoring the Brexit White Paper' by Leanne Wood

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Theresa May’s speech last week has outlined why more than ever, it is imperative that Plaid Cymru defends and stands up for the Welsh national interest.

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'Think positive: New Year can only get better….can’t it?' - Dafydd Wigley

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I don’t remember a new year when so many people have uttered heart-felt sighs of relief as they bid good-riddance to the passing year.

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Wales must take the lead as the UK redefines itself before Brexit

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Plaid Cymru Shadow Secretary for External Affairs, Steffan Lewis AM, writes for the Sunday Times on how Wales can and must be bold in its response to Brexit. 

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