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How could Wales defend itself as an independent nation? Starts August 2016.
Thursday, 30 June 2016
- Plaid Cymru warned Welsh produce could lose its geographically protected status if the UK voted to leave the EU. Simon Thomas AM (Plaid, Mid & West Wales) said, “These special designations mean....producers don't have to compete with cheap imitations.” Leave campaigners said the UK could “strike a new deal”.
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
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After exploring the inexhaustable number of reasons why Wales might've voted to leave the EU, as well as the Welsh Government and National Assembly's response to the vote, it's worth exploring in a bit more detail what the immediate and medium-term outcomes of Brexit might mean here.
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Monday, 27 June 2016
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Last Thursday's decision to leave the European Union is a 9 on the Richter scale "political earthquake" that will change the course of European history in a manner that hasn't been seen since the Second World War or the end of Communism.
Friday, 24 June 2016
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After what seemed like decades of torture, the electorate has delivered our verdict on whether the UK should stay in the EU, with EnglandandWales comprehensively saying : "Out."
Wednesday, 22 June 2016
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Both sides of the referendum debate took one of the few chances left on the UK-wide stage to put their arguments across before the vote on Thursday, with the BBC hosting an extraordinary event at Wembley Arena last night, attended by around 6,000 people.
Tuesday, 21 June 2016
This is the last FMQs before the EU referendum but, as usual, there were a wide variety of topics up for discussion.
Sunday, 19 June 2016
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There's a far greater degree of uncertainty surrounding a Leave vote than a Remain vote. Even Leave campaigners can't agree on what a Brexit would actually look like with certainty. There's no single plan of action and that's the fundamental weakness of their campaign.
Saturday, 18 June 2016
It's absolutely right that this wretched referendum campaign has gone on hiatus following the assassination of Jo Cox. It's not my place to speculate on the motives of her killer, as that's for the police and courts to determine for certain. Regardless, we still have a serious decision to make next Thursday and in the short time left there's little wriggle room to ignore it however much I would like to.
Thursday, 16 June 2016
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Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Another week, another edition of First Minister's Questions with a wide range of topics from farming to planning and the Welsh language.
Monday, 13 June 2016
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Sunday, 12 June 2016
Friday, 10 June 2016
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Wednesday, 8 June 2016
Tuesday, 7 June 2016
|In what's becoming an all too regular development, another|
legal notice has been issued to a Welsh blogger for defamation.
(Pic : via Jac o' the North)
Monday, 6 June 2016
|A ballot is to be launched soon to create a business improvement district for Bridgend|
- and Bridgend Council are expected to back it themselves.
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