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 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
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 […]
October 18, 2020

NEC Voting 2020

Ballots for the NEC elections will start going out from Monday 19 October but can take a few days to arrive. Points to note: The ballot closes […]
September 21, 2020

What’s left?

Time to stop mourning and get organised. We lost the General Election and  Jeremy didn’t become Prime Minister. In 2017 we came close but it was […]
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