WalesprogrammeThe post election Wales Morning Star conference ‘The Way Forward for Wales after the General Election’ to be held in Pontypridd on Saturday 24th July has attracted some of Wales’ leading political figures from the Welsh Labour and Communist Parties, Plaid Cymru, Greens and trades unions. 


All are welcome to attend this important early opportunity to consider the development of politics in the country after the election. The conference will be divided into three sessions, sessions and speakers detailed below:


The future of Welsh Public Services


Speakers: Dominic Macaskill – UNISON Wales Head of Local Government

Edwina Hart - Health Minister Welsh Assembly Government (Labour Party)

Jill Evans - Member of the European Parliament (Plaid Cymru)

John Haylet - Political Editor Morning Star


Increasing the relevance of Trade unions in Wales


Speakers: Rob Williams UNITE

Mike Payne GMB

Sian Wibblin PCS

Rob Griffiths - General Secretary, Communist Party of Britain


Democracy and the Welsh Assembly


Speakers:      Mick Antoniw - prospective A.M Labour candidate

Pippa Barlotti - Greens

Leanne Wood AM - Plaid Cymru

Rick Newnham - Welsh Communist Party