Leaving the EU can strengthen Welsh agricultural standards

Leaving the EU can strengthen Welsh agricultural standards

An Article written by Llyr Powell – Chairman of the Centre for Welsh Studies Leaving the EU gives us the opportunity to intensify protection of animal welfare, like cracking down on the transport of live animals to the continent. Whilst a ban on live animal...

Smacking Ban Statement

Statement by CWS Chairman Llyr Powell:This is yet more State interference in family life. There is the question of why we need a new law in the first place. New laws are usually brought in by parliaments because existing legislation is not deemed to be working. But,...

Our response to a ‘Welsh Parliament’

‘It’s shameful that the Welsh Assembly plans to re-name as a Welsh Parliament. This can only damage our democracy. We have just witnessed a General Election campaign which has led to further confusion over what areas are devolved and non-devolved. This vanity project...

Rest in Peace Sam Gould

“Sam Gould was my friend, colleague and possibly the bravest man I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. When Sam was diagnosed with bowel cancer his reaction was to do what he knew best, campaign. Through his videos and social media campaign,  Sam raised...

March 2017 Survey

Happy St David’s Day! Today we bring you our first ever survey. It will only take you a few minutes to fill out, but it will help us in the production of our very first publication. This month’s survey focusses on the Welsh Government’s current...