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‘Shop Local’ Says Rhondda AM

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Leanne Wood has visited two local businesses as part of a campaign to encourage more people to shop locally.

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Pub Changes Name After Successful Campaign from Rhondda AM

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Rhondda AM Leanne Wood has said the name change of a local pub is a victory for people power.

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Leanne Appeals for Tinned Goods for Festive Hampers for Homeless people

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Rhondda AM Leanne Wood is to use her constituency office in the run-up to Christmas as a drop-off points for goods for a Welsh charity for homeless people.

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Deliver Pensions Justice for Miners, Says Rhondda AM

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Plaid Cymru has called for the Westminster Government to stop taking large sums of money from the Mineworkers' Pension Fund (MPS).

 

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The Front Page of the Rhondda Leader This Week

Leanne Wood, Rhondda AM: “I come across people all the time who are quick to make fun of the Welsh accent and in my case, the Rhondda accent.  I am in agreement with all of those people world-wide who say that the Welsh accent is beautiful.  Despite the best efforts of some people, it is something that I refuse be embarrassed about. I will never lose my accent.

“I would like everyone to have pride in their accent and regard it as something to be treasured.”

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'Time to Ditch Lord Tonypandy', says Leanne Wood

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A petition started by Rhondda AM Leanne Wood urging a pub chain to change its name has gathered more than 600 signatures.

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'What does Brexit Mean?' - Leanne Wood Times article

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This article first appeared in the Times Red Box on October 21, 2016

Brexit means Brexit – but what does Brexit mean? The air above Westminster is still heavy with the question which has dominated political debate in the UK for the past three months.

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“The Rhondda Will Remember….Always” Says Leanne at Local Tribute to Victims of Aberfan

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Rhondda AM Leanne Wood has marked the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan by taking part in an event that will see broadleaf saplings planted for every child victim of the disaster.

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Leanne Puts Welsh Government Under Pressure for Kicking Rolling Stock Strategy Into the Long Grass

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Rhondda AM Leanne Wood has criticised the Labour Government in Wales for failing to implement key recommendations from three years’ ago that would have improved rail travel.

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Improving the Mental Health and Well-Being of Young People Must be Moved up the Political Agenda

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On Mental Health Awareness Day, Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood writes about how mental health needs to be prioritised. This article first appeared in the Western Mail.

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