Plaid Cymru

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Plaid Cymru (Welsh pronunciation: [ˈplaɪd ˈkəmri] English: The Party of Wales; often referred to simply as Plaid) is a political party in Wales. It advocates the establishment of an independent Welsh state within the European Union.

The current party leader is Leanne Wood.

2017 General Election Manifesto

The 2017 Manifesto can be downloaded from: http://www2.partyof.wales/actionplan17

Letter from Plaid Cymru Policy Team to Campaign for Science and Engineering: http://www.sciencecampaign.org.uk/resource/letter-plaid-cymru-2017.html

Carbon Brief manifesto comparison on climate & energy: https://www.carbonbrief.org/election-2017-what-minfestos-say-energy-climate-change

Open Rights Group manifesto highlights: https://wiki.openrightsgroup.org/wiki/General_Election_2017_Party_Manifestos

BBC Manifesto Guide: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2017-39955886

2015 General Election Manifesto

The 2015 Manifesto can be downloaded from: https://www.partyof.wales/2015-manifesto/

The Conversation Manifesto Check: https://theconversation.com/uk/manifesto-check-2015#plaid-cymru

Campaign for Science and Engineering analysis: http://sciencecampaign.org.uk/?page_id=17193

The Carbon Brief on climate & energy: http://www.carbonbrief.org/blog/2015/04/election-2015-what-the-manifestos-say-on-climate-and-energy/

Research Fortnight on research and innovation: https://www.researchprofessional.com/media/pdf/RF455_election_supplement.pdf

Ars Technica on science policy: http://arstechnica.com/science/2015/05/01/the-ars-technica-guide-to-science-policy-for-the-2015…

British Humanist Association on humanist issues: https://humanism.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Comparing-key-humanist-issues…

Election Manifesto 2010

The 2010 Westminster election manifesto is available on their website in English and Welsh/Cymraeg

Analysis by Channel 4's FactCheck: http://blogs.channel4.com/factcheck/2010/04/14/plaid-cymru-manifesto-2010-budget-cuts-opposition-to-war/

List of Current AMs

(See also: Category:Plaid Cymru Members of the Welsh Assembly)

Name Constituency/Region
Jocelyn Davies South Wales East
Dafydd Elis-Thomas Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Llyr Huws Gruffydd North Wales
Rhun ap Iorwerth Ynys Môn
Bethan Jenkins South Wales West
Alun Ffred Jones Arfon
Elin Jones Ceredigion
Rhodri Glyn Thomas Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Simon Thomas Mid and West Wales
Lindsay Whittle South Wales East
Leanne Wood South Wales Central

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