Welsh tributes to veteran Labour politician Tony Benn

Tony Benn, the veteran Labour MP, has died at the age of 88.

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Tony Benn 'respected across political boundaries'

Tributes from across Welsh public life have been paid to Tony Benn whose death has been announced today. The First Minister Carwyn Jones called the veteran Labour politician a "man of great principle". The Manic Street Preachers called him a "total inspiration."

Neath MP Peter Hain described him as a "giant of socialism."

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