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Devolution of welfare administration needed to prevent further homelessness

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Plaid Cymru has called for the devolution of welfare administration in order to prevent further homelessness. 

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Plaid Cymru responds to Hywel Dda University Health Board's Transformation Proposals

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Responding to the publication of consultation document on transforming clinical services, launched today by Hywel Dda University Health Board, Plaid Cymru politicians from across the region have said it is time for the Labour Welsh Government to properly invest in health and social services in west Wales.

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Victory for Plaid Cymru’s free sanitary provision campaign

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Plaid Cymru has today welcomed the announcement that Rhondda Cynon Taf council will begin introducing free sanitary products in the county borough’s secondary schools.

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Plaid Cymru condemns Welsh Labour government uniform grant cut following child poverty report

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Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood used this week's First Minister's Questions to condemn the Labour Welsh Government's decision to cut the school uniform grant - a move that will affect thousands of families.

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Government faces defeat as cross-bench peers lead united

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The Westminster Government faces a possible defeat tonight if the Labour Party unites to work with the other opposition parties to oppose the Tories’ decision to leave the EU’s Customs Union after Brexit.

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Plaid seeks emergency debate on Syria in National Assembly

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Plaid Cymru will today seek to force an emergency debate in the National Assembly for Wales on the military action carried out by the UK Government in Syria over the weekend.

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Steffan Lewis AM: Challenge to Continuity Bill a betrayal by Conservatives

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Steffan Lewis AM, Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for External Affairs, today criticised the UK Government for choosing to challenge the Law Derived from the European Union (Wales) Bill in the Supreme Court. The Bill, which was initially proposed by Steffan Lewis in a members’ legislative proposal that passed unanimously, enshrines EU regulations on devolved matters into Welsh law, protecting the current devolution settlement.

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Plaid Cymru statement on latest Syria events

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Plaid Cymru condemns the apparent chemical attack in the town of Douma in Syria, which led to the reported deaths of at least 70 people in appalling circumstances.

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Plaid Cymru urges devolution of policing and criminal justice following Welsh government announcement on prisons

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Plaid Cymru has welcomed the Welsh Government’s decision not to facilitate any further prisons in Wales – including the proposed ‘super prison’ in Port Talbot, until after ‘meaningful’ talks have taken place with the UK government. But the party has also repeated calls for Wales to control its own criminal justice system following the statement from Alun Davies AM, Cabinet Secretary for Local Government & Public Services this afternoon.

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Plaid Cymru urges Westminster to give Tidal Lagoon the green light

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Plaid Cymru has urged the Westminster Government to give the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon a green light, amid reports that the project's financial backers' interests and expectations are waning.

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