Archive for December, 2009

Dec
25

Sovereignty Matters

Tom Nairn questions Canon Kenyon Wright’s claim that there is a route to establish Scottish sovereignty short of independence.

Dec
21

The Quiet Celts

John Osmond listens to Rhodri Morgan musing about what makes us Welsh.

Dec
19

Assembly Bwletin Cynulliad December 2009

December is a busy month in the Bay: “The king is dead, long live the king” – Carwyn Jones, the new First Minister; Mohammad Asghar crosses the floor – The first Assembly defection; Out with the old and in with the new? – The new WAG cabinet

Dec
18

Scottish Sovereignty

Canon Kenyon Wright examines how the principle of popular sovereignty asserted by the Scottish Constitutional Convention can be realised in today’s Scotland.

Dec
17

Whitehall Ignores Case for Fairer Welsh Funding

Eurfyl ap Gwilym unpacks the UK Government’s response to the House of Lords Select Committee on the Barnett formula

Dec
14

£2.8 billion Cuts Over Next Four Years

Eurfyl ap Gwilym assesses the impact of the 2009 pre-budget report on the Welsh Government’s spending plans

Dec
12

The Referendum Debate

John Osmond discovers a device to halt the forward march of Welsh aspirations hidden away in a recent speech by Justice Secretary Jack Straw

Dec
10

On With the Carwyn Show

John Osmond offers an analysis of the First Minister’s new Cabinet.

Dec
08

Putting a Tracker on Welsh Business

Rhys David explains how he will be tracking the performance of a group of Welsh companies against the UK economy as a whole.

Dec
07

Finessing the Referendum

John Osmond relays some advice for the Welsh Government on managing the vote on timing the next Assembly plebiscite.