As Wales continues to show vacancy rates higher than the rest of the UK and footfall in Welsh town centres continue to fall, Plaid Cymru will use a Senedd debate to call on the Labour Welsh Government to take swift action to help small businesses on the high street.
Plaid Cymru’s Shadow Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Adam Price, has also encouraged shoppers to choose the high street over shopping centres or online-shopping in the run-up to this Christmas.
Plaid Cymru has announced its support for the Supreme Court's decision to allow the Welsh Government to intervene in the court battle over how the Brexit process should be formally triggered.Read more
Plaid Cymru’s Shadow Health Minister Rhun Ap Iorwerth will today outline the reasons why Wales should have the power to issue work permits for people to come to work in the NHS.Read more
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).Read more
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.Read more
Plaid Cymru has urged the Westminster Government to block the Tata Steel-ThyssenKrupp merger unless they give specific guarantees about the long term future of the Port Talbot plant.Read more
Llyr Gruffydd calls for action to safeguard Wales’s reputation as a top destination for international students and academics.
Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Education, Llyr Gruffydd, has called for immediate measures to bolster the recruitment of international students and academics by Welsh universities.
The call follows the publication of UCAS’s first statistical release on the 2017 undergraduate cycle, which reveal a big drop in the number of overseas applicants to Welsh universities by the early October deadline.Read more
Plaid Cymru calls for release of any Welsh Orgreave in formation
Voters in the Valleys should be under no illusions about the nature of UKIP, according to Plaid Cymru.
UKIP Assembly Member Gareth Bennett, elected to represent the South Wales Central region, spoke against calls in the National Assembly for an inquiry into the behaviour of the UK state during the ‘battle of Orgreave’ in 1984.Read more
Everyone in Wales will benefit from Plaid Cymru’s £119 million budget deal with the Welsh Government Plaid Cymru Shadow Cabinet Member for Finance and Economy Adam Price has said.Read more
Liberal Democrat AM Kirsty Williams has today come under fire from Plaid Cymru's Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Education, Llyr Gruffydd AM for voting with the Labour Welsh Government against the Autism Bill in the Assembly last night.Read more