Timing the next vote on the Assembly

John Osmond, IWA Director This week’s survey from the Institute of Welsh Politics at Aberystwyth University, showing that most people now favour moving ahead to establish a legislative Parliament for Wales, confirms a trend that has been under way for the best part of ten years. Until the 1997 referendum, and during most of the […]

Valleys Mayor: the reaction

Perhaps Wales needs a new alternative national anthem. Not Delilah, which has already been appropriated as one of Wales’s rugby songs, but Nicely-Nicely’s song from the American show, Guys and Dolls, The People all Said Sit Down, Sit Down, You’re Rocking the Boat. The thought comes after looking through the reactions on blogs, in letters […]