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NHS must be protected in Brexit trade deals, says Plaid Cymru

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Jonathan Edwards warns public services at risk of privatisation in Tory trade deals

Plaid Cymru has warned that the NHS could be opened up to privatisation in future Tory trade deals, thanks to the Prime Minister’s extreme Brexit proposals.

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Leanne Wood: UK Government and Trump lining up “New TTIP”

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Talk of UK-US Trade Deal could mark a turn towards further globalisation by corporate elites

Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has slammed the prospect of a free trade deal between the UK Government and United States under Donald Trump as opening the door to a “New TTIP”.

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No action by Labour Government on plant that causes early deaths in Wales

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Information obtained by Plaid Cymru shows that there has been no action has been taken by the Labour Government on a plant that causes early deaths in Wales.

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IPFR review backs Plaid policy– Government must implement findings to give Welsh patients fair play

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Independent review recommends abolition of “exceptionality” in individual patient Requests

Plaid Cymru’s Shadow Health Minister Rhun ap Iorwerth today welcomed the publication of the independent review into the Individual Patient Funding Request System (IPFR). The independent review was a key concession the party won from Labour last year following the assembly election. The review backs Plaid Cymru on a number of areas:

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Extreme Brexit could destroy rural communities, warns Liz Saville Roberts

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Plaid Cymru warns farmers could face same fate as miners

Plaid Cymru MP, Liz Saville Roberts has warned that the UK Government’s decision to pursue an extreme Brexit could destroy rural communities in search of “some right wing, free market nirvana”.

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'Welsh progressives, don't lose hope'

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Steffan Lewis vows not to give up the fight for single market membership

Steffan Lewis AM, Plaid Cymru spokesperson on Brexit, has called on Welsh progressives to keep fighting for the best possible Brexit deal for Wales following the speech by Prime Minister Theresa May today. In the speech, the Prime Minister set out her plan for Brexit, clarifying for the first time that she plans for the UK to leave the single market.

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'Significant roll-back of powers' represents clear failure to respect Wales

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Plaid Cymru confirms intention to vote against Wales Bill Consent Motion

Plaid Cymru's Dr Dai Lloyd AM has confirmed that his party's Assembly Members intend to vote against an LCM (Legislative Consent Motion) on the controversial Wales Bill in the Assembly today.

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Westminster puts British State on track for ‘extreme Brexit'.

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Plaid Cymru vows to vote against triggering Article 50

Plaid Cymru accuses the Prime Minister of pursuing an ‘extreme Brexit’ and says Labour must now join Plaid Cymru in voting against Article 50.

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Plaid Cymru urges Prime Minister to commit to Single Market and Customs Union

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Plaid Cymru issues statement ahead of Prime Minister's Brexit speech

Ahead of a speech by the Prime Minister, in which she is expected to give her most detailed report on the UK Government’s position since the referendum, Plaid Cymru’s Brexit spokesperson, Jonathan Edwards, called on the Prime Minister to commit to maintaining Wales’ membership of the Single Market and Customs Union.

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Plaid Cymru amendment forces Committee concession on Single Market

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The Brexit Select Committee report has called on the Prime Minister to make the UK Government’s position on continued membership of the single market and customs union clear before Article 50 is triggered, thanks to an amendment by Wales’ MP on the committee, Plaid Cymru’s Jonathan Edwards.

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