Mae Plaid Cymru - The Party of Wales (hefyd Plaid) yn blaid wleidyddol sosialaidd a Chymreig sydd yn galw am hunanlywodraeth i Gymru o fewn yr Undeb Ewropeaidd. Yr arweinydd presennol yw Ieuan Wyn Jones AS. Dafydd Iwan yw'r Llywydd ond ar yr 8fed o Fehefin 2010 cafodd Jill Evans ASE ei hethol yn ddiwrthwynebiad i'w olynu: cymrodd yr awennau fel Llywydd ym Medi 2010.
Yn draddodiadol y mae Plaid wedi bod gryfaf yn y Gymru Gymraeg yn y gorllewin a'r gogledd ac mae torri trwodd yng Nghymoedd y De yn uchelgais gan y blaid ers blynyddoedd.
Arweinydd: Leanne Wood
Sefydlwyd: 5 Awst, 1925
Ideoleg Wleidyddol: Cenedlaetholdeb Cymreig, Democratiaeth sosialaidd
Plaid Cymru (English: The Party of Wales; often referred to simply as Plaid) is a political party ...
Plaid leader Ieuan Wyn Jones said the Build for Wales fund would help economic growth and make up for cuts.The money would be raised through City bank bonds, but interest would have to be paid to bondholders every year.
The Lib Dems called Plaid's plan "pie in the sky" while the Conservatives said it was "uncosted".Roads built under the scheme could have to be tolled, for example. A future Welsh Assembly Government would need to repay the money once the bonds matured after 20 years.The policy was put forward as part of Plaid's campaign for May's assembly election.At present the assembly ...
Astudent who was expelled from Plaid Cymru after accusing its leader of treachery for backing the introduction of university top-up fees has been readmitted to the party after she re-applied.
Arianwen Caiach-Taylor, from Llanelli, was 17 when she denounced Ieuan Wyn Jones earlier this year in a letter that was leaked to the Western Mail.
The letter followed a decision by Mr Jones and the majority of the Plaid Assembly group to defy party policy which has long opposed top-up fees for students domiciled in Wales and attending Welsh universities.
Mr Jones and most of his colleagues were ...
7:10pm Wednesday 14th January 2009A 15-YEAR-OLD youth who admitted being part of a nasty affray in which an MP was left beaten and bloody has been ordered to pay his victims £125 compensation.He had already pleaded guilty to affray at a previous hearing at Worcester Magistrates Court before appearing for sentencing at a city youth court yesterday. The defendant, who lives in Worcester, was part of a group of teenagers who attacked Plaid Cymru MP Adam Price as he carried balloons to a celebration party marking his parents’ golden wedding anniversary in the city on Saturday, October ...
Plaid Cymru follow Jamie Oliver's lead with 'sugar tax' - Western Daily Press Western Daily PressPlaid Cymru follow Jamie Oliver's lead with 'sugar tax'Western Daily PressJamie Oliver has welcomed plans from Plaid Cymru to place an extra charge on sugary drinks. The Welsh nationalists argue the "pop tax" could cut the number of obese people in Wales by 8,300 and raise £45 million a year, which would pay for an extra ...and more »
Ex-Plaid Cymru leader attacks election focus on parity - BBC News BBC NewsEx-Plaid Cymru leader attacks election focus on parityBBC NewsA former Plaid Cymru leader has criticised his party's main general election demand that Wales should be treated in the same way as Scotland. Lord Elis-Thomas told the Western Mail newspaper the campaign did not appear to focus on Wales' future. He ...Former Plaid leader Lord Dafydd Elis-Thomas gives strongest criticism yet of ...WalesOnlineall 2 news articles »
100 more days to make Wales matter - Leanne Wood With a hundred days to go until the Westminster Election, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood AM has urged the people of Wales to join her party's campaign to make Wales matter in May and return the strongest ever group of Plaid Cymru MPs to Westminster.