Mark Reckless MS – We can not let the Welsh Government use Covid-19 as an excuse to state-build

Cllr Tom Parkhill – Tier 4: Is it justified in Wales?

Written by Tom Parkhill Cardiff Councillor for Llanishen and Thornhill: There was widespread dismay across Wales on Saturday as Mark Drakeford announced that the five day Christmas relaxation of restrictions would be cancelled, and the whole of Wales would enter the...
I am here to advocate for free markets and a free society

I am here to advocate for free markets and a free society

Article written by Dr Juan D. Anzola, Senior Research Associate at the CWS: 2020 has been a rollercoaster for all of us. Little from our personal, professional and social lives seems to have been left untouched. The Covid-19 pandemic, in particular, has confronted us...
Wales now more than ever needs a jobs first agenda

Wales now more than ever needs a jobs first agenda

Written by CWS Chief Operations Officer Edward Sumner: Since the start of the pandemic we have seen Governments struggle to adapt to the everchanging situation and struggled even more trying to balance the risk to public health and the risk to the economy. Governments...
Tax doesn’t have to be taxing

Tax doesn’t have to be taxing

Article written by Dr Tomos Dafydd Davies, Deputy Chairman, Welsh Conservative Party: Tax doesn’t have to be taxing, or so claimed the man from the Inland Revenue in that famous TV campaign at the start of the noughties. And nor should it be for the authors of the...