Welsh Labour has an identity crisis - and an existential threat

The party needs to recover its sense of what it is to win again.

As a teenager, I attended constituency Labour party meetings in the local miners social club. You’d have to walk through the bar pinching your nose (the smell of cigarettes had settled long ago); tip-toe your way through sticky carpets; then up the stairs to a square little room along the corridor. An old colliery banner would be draped across the wall – red and gold and glorious, still sitting in its dust. I’d find a chair, and most likely sit with a friend of my grandmother’s,...
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2020-01-23 15:53
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