August 3, 2022

NEC and NPF Elections 2022

Voting for the Labour National Executive Committee (NEC),  National Policy Forum (NPF) plus the party’s Youth and Student Committees opens on Wednesday 3rd August and closes […]
May 22, 2022

Welsh Labour Grassroots Backs Lynne Jones for NEC Welsh Rep

Welsh Labour Grassroots is delighted to confirm its unequivocal endorsement of Lynne Jones for Welsh Rep on the Labour Party National Executive Committee (NEC). Lynne was […]
December 22, 2020

Starmer’s war on the left continues with suspension of Welsh Labour Grassroots Chair.

WLG statement on suspension of our Chair, Ivan Monckton
March 20, 2020

WLG calls for Universal Basic Income in response to coronavirus emergency.

WLG calls on comrades in the Labour Party (in Wales and nationally) especially councillors, AMs, MPs and Welsh Ministers, to call for a Universal Basic Income […]
December 15, 2019

Statement re: General Election, December 2019

Statement agreed by WLG Steering Committee 15/12/19 We as Welsh Labour Grassroots send this message of solidarity to everyone who campaigned for Labour’s positive vision for […]
February 10, 2022

WLG’s Mike Hedges and Carolyn Thomas vote in favour of rent controls, despite Labour abstention

Members of the Senedd were urged to follow Aneurin Bevan’s ‘radical tradition’ in Wales by voting for a Plaid Cymru proposal to introduce rent controls. The […]
December 24, 2021

Speech by Carolyn Thomas MS to WLG AGM 2021

“Friends and comrades – it is a pleasure to have been invited to speak at today’s annual general meeting. What a year it has been! In […]
January 20, 2021

Claim the Future.

John McDonnell’s Claim the Future: Event Thursday 21 Jan Tomorrow (Thursday 21 January, 2021) sees the first of three events hosted by Claim the Future, the […]
December 2, 2020

Senedd 2021 Policy Papers

The papers collected here seek to develop a bolder and more radical alternative to the status quo – yet they present policy proposals that, for the most part, would be entirely achievable by a Welsh Labour Government, if the political will were there. They have been written by longstanding party activists who have taken an interest in a particular policy area, not by professional policy-makers (although a few of our authors are elected representatives). They do not collectively constitute an alternative manifesto – there are a number of gaps in the range of policy areas that make up a full party programme, where we offer no proposals – but we do put forward ideas relating to most of the major departments of government.
November 15, 2020

On the NEC Elections 2020

Overall the NEC election results were very positive for the left and although there were some disappointments, ‘Unity is strength’ played a major part in the […]
November 2, 2020

On the suspension of Jeremy Corbyn: Statement.

Welsh Labour Grassroots condemns the suspension from party membership of Jeremy Corbyn and the removal of the whip from him. In our view, Jeremy’s statement on […]
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