A Plaid Cymru councillor from the Rhondda has been given a special contribution award by his party after decades of dedication.Read more
Here is a copy of a letter sent to the UK Government earlier this week in response to the DWP’s plans to relocate their debt management centre out of the Rhondda. If you agree with me that this move would deliver a big blow to the local economy, please sign this petition.
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has extracted a guarantee from the First Minister that train services will improve in Wales under the next train franchise.Read more
Reacting to the views that Cardiff could benefit from the proposed electrification of the rail network before other areas of Wales, Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood said: “There should be an emphasis on ensuring that the areas that most need electrification, reap the benefits first.Read more
Here is Leanne’s acceptance speech in full from last night’s Welsh Politician of the Year Awards, where she won AM of the Year for her campaigning in the Rhondda.Read more
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has won a prestigious political award for winning the Rhondda in the 2016 National Assembly for Wales elections.Read more
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.”
Rhondda AM Leanne Wood has called upon people to take part in a project to improve mobile phone coverage in the area.Read more
Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood has championed two Rhondda companies after sampling their products at the Royal Welsh show.Read more