Latest news - 15th March 2012

15/03/2022    Plaid to elect new leader today

‘Leadership election has energised and united Plaid with a renewed determination to fight for a better future for Wales’ - Plaid Chief Executive

Plaid Cymru - The Party of Wales is preparing to elect its new leader today. The result of the election will be announced at a special event in Cardiff later.

After over a decade in charge, the party will be choosing a new leader to take over from Ieuan Wyn Jones, who announced last year his intention to stand down.

The three candidates for the leadership, Assembly Members Dafydd Elis-Thomas, Elin Jones and Leanne Wood have spent the past few months touring Wales in a leadership election that has both energised the party and gained significant interest from the wider public.


15/03/2022    Leanne Wood elected new Leader of Plaid

Historic day for Party of Wales as new leader is chosen

Leanne Wood has been elected as the new leader of Plaid Cymru- The Party of Wales.

The result was announced this afternoon at a special event in Cardiff and Leanne Wood will now take over from Ieuan Wyn Jones who stands down after over a decade in charge of the party.