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Government must abandon ‘failed austerity ideology’

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Plaid Cymru has urged the UK Government to abandon its ‘failed austerity ideology’ ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement.

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Local Authorities ‘bailing-out’ UK Government over Bedroom Tax

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Plaid Cymru MP, Hywel Williams, has attacked the Tories for forcing local authorities to bail-out the UK Government over its ‘heinous’ Bedroom Tax policy.

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Steffan Lewis AM urges review of mineworkers' pension scheme

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UK government must end “ongoing injustice” – Steffan Lewis

Plaid Cymru AM for South Wales East, Steffan Lewis, has today urged the UK Government to end the “ongoing injustice” of large sums of money being taken from the Mineworkers’ Pension Fund (MPS).

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Remembrance Sunday

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Commemorating Remembrance Sunday, the leader of Plaid Cymru Leanne Wood said:

“On Remembrance Sunday, we remember the millions who have lost their lives in conflicts all over the world.

“It is also an opportunity to pay tribute to all forces veterans and those who continue to risk their lives today.

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Leanne Wood responds to Trump's Presidential election victory

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“Following Mr Trump’s victory, now is the time for calm heads and winding down the rhetoric we have witnessed during the election. If Trump wants to do business with the rest of the world, he must row back on the appalling comments we saw throughout the campaign.

“There is now a clear trend in Western democracies of anti-establishment rhetoric being falsely utilised by the wealthy and powerful as a route to power.

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Ahead of Paris Agreement on Climate Change Taking Effect, Simon Thomas AM Says Welsh Government Must Do More

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Plaid Cymru’s Simon Thomas has called upon the Welsh Government to start taking its responsibilities on tackling climate change seriously during a Plaid Cymru debate in the Senedd chamber.

Ahead of the Paris Agreement taking effect this Saturday, the Shadow Secretary for Energy, Climate Change and Rural Affairs said the Labour Cabinet lacked a coherent plan for achieving its short term target of reducing carbon emissions by 40% by 2020 and its long term target of an 80% reduction by 2050.

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Plaid Cymru calls for Welsh EU Continuity Bill

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Wales must remain EU compliant to protect environment, jobs and economy

Plaid Cymru is calling for a Welsh EU Continuity Bill, to enshrine all existing EU regulations in Welsh law. The Bill would ensure that EU regulations continue to apply in Wales once Brexit is finalised and prevent devolved powers from falling into the hands of the Westminster Government.

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Dafydd Wigley seeks Lords support for devolution of policing

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Plaid Cymru peer, Dafydd Wigley, will today urge the House of Lords to support his amendment to devolve policing to Wales.

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Plaid Launches Brexit Campaign to get 'Answers Wales Deserves'

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In the first of its kind, Plaid Cymru will launch a cross-parliamentary campaign today  taking the Welsh and Westminster governments to task over their position on Brexit.

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Leanne Wood’s response to the High Court’s ruling on R (Miller and others) v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

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Plaid Cymru welcomes the High Court’s ruling that the UK government does not have the power to invoke Article 50 without parliamentary approval, meaning that the formal process of leaving the European Union cannot begin before parliament has voted to do so.

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