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 announce cabinet reshuffle ahead of next general election - WalesOnline WalesOnlinePlaid Cymru announce cabinet reshuffle ahead of next general electionWalesOnlinePlaid Cymru have announced a dramatically slimmed down “cabinet in waiting” in a radical reshuffle in the lead up to the next Welsh Assembly elections in 2016. Leader Leanne Wood confirmed she would lead a cabinet of only five members, including ...Leanne Wood reshuffles Plaid Cymru's assembly teamBBC NewsPlaid leader unveils 'streamlined' top teamITV Newsall 4 news articles »
Plaid Cymru: 'Act to enable the Welsh language to thrive' - BBC News BBC NewsPlaid Cymru: 'Act to enable the Welsh language to thrive'BBC NewsIn leading a debate on the Welsh language, Plaid Cymru's Simon Thomas called on the Welsh Government to act to enable the Welsh language to thrive. He said this needs to be done by, among other things, ensuring that everyone in Wales has the ...Welsh MPs lock horns over scale of recovery and danger of debt 'bubble'WalesOnlineall 8 news articles »
Plaid Cymru plan would wipe junior doctors' debts in Wales - BBC News The IndependentPlaid Cymru plan would wipe junior doctors' debts in WalesBBC NewsJunior doctors who decide to work in Wales could get their student debts paid off under proposals unveiled by Plaid Cymru. The debts - about £75,000 on average - would be wiped in exchange for a commitment to work in Wales for a number of years.Plaid Cymru would wipe out junior doctors' student debt in order to solve ...The IndependentPlaid Cymru publishes proposals to recruit an extra 1000 doctors to Welsh NHSWalesOnlineAmbitious plans to recruit 1000 doctorsTivyside Advertiserall 12 news articles »