In the Welsh Political Barometer opinion poll, people were asked how they will vote in the EU referendum -and to rate the party leaders.Read the full story ›
The latest poll shows a small drop in Labour support, with Plaid Cymru in second place. Professor Roger Scully looks at the key findings.Read the full story ›
Tata Steel's Port Talbot chief, Stuart Wilkie is expected to meet with staff at the plant to discuss his decision to launch a management buyout of the company's operations in the UK.
Tata is selling its entire UK business and has asked for expressions of interest as part of the sales negotiations process.
Mr Wilkie was one of the main people behind a survival plan that was rejected by the Tata board in India. His new bid is said to be based on that plan.
It's believed that the potential bid involves Tata employees investing.
A special service called 'Fighting for Steel' will be held on Sunday.Read the full story ›
Former Plaid Cymru leader Dafydd Elis Thomas is backing the Labour candidate in the North Wales Police Commissioner election.Read the full story ›
Former Plaid Cymru leader Dafydd Elis-Thomas has called on voters in North Wales to make Labour either their first or second preference for police commissioner. Lord Elis-Thomas is standing as a Plaid Cymru Assembly candidate but says that in the police commissioner election on the same day, voters "need to think and act tactically".
I’m calling on all supporters of Plaid Cymru, the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats right across North Wales to cast either their first or second preference vote for Labour’s David Taylor on Polling Day, to stop UKIP from inadvertently benefiting.
At the last police commissioner election, Dafydd Elis Thomas backed Labour's Tal Michael in North Wales. But unlike now, there was no Plaid Cymru candidate although many in the party backed the independent Winston Roddick, who went on to win.
In police commissioner elections, voters are asked to express two preferences on a single ballot paper, so Lord Elis-Thomas has left open the possibility of voting Plaid Cymru as a first preference and putting Labour second. That would only help Labour in a run-off against a third party, which the former Plaid leader says he fears could be UKIP. But he went on to say that it was Labour that had the candidate "who can unite our region".
I know he would make an outstanding commissioner, bringing a much-needed new energy and enthusiasm to the role.
Two years ago, Plaid's leader, Leanne Wood, sacked Lord Elis-Thomas a chair of an Assembly committee. He had criticised her for describing a vote for UKIP as "a vote against Wales". Last year he survived moves to deselect him as a candidate. He was backed by his constituency party members after he agreed not to criticise Plaid Cymru policy without discussing it with them first.
Five candidates are standing for election as Police and Crime Commissioner for North Wales:
- Arfon Jones -Plaid Cymru
- Julian Sandham -Independent
- David Taylor -Labour
- Simon Wall -UKIP
- Matt Wright -Conservative
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UK and Welsh Governments offer to take a 25% stake in Tata Steel's UK business as part of a package of support.Read the full story ›