A narrative of failure will lead to failure

There’s been a lot of talk over the last few weeks about the Plaid Cymru leadership election. Plaid Cymru has three very able candidates. As a party member and a County Councillor for Plaid Cymru I would be extremely happy to support and work with either of these individuals. But the election is more than…

Bydd naratif o fethiant yn creu methiant

Mae lot o drafod wedi bod dros yr wythnosau diwethaf am yr etholiad arweinyddol ym Mhlaid Cymru. Mae gan y Blaid dri ymgeisydd abl iawn, ac fel aelod a Chynghorydd Sir dros Blaid Cymru byddwn yn hapus iawn i gydweithio gyda’r tri unigolyn. Ond mae’r etholiad yn fwy nag etholiad i ddewis person — mae’n gyfle i…

The sun is burning in the west…

We heard this week the news that Trawsfynydd might be in line for another Nuclear Power Plant. However, this time it would be different. The £200m investment would be into what is dubbed an SMR, a Small Modular Reactor. I first came across SMRs in 2013 during the Plaid Cymru Dwyfor Meirionnydd Constituency hustings, when…

Why fear debate?

Being on the County Council continues to be a source of frustration and satisfaction in more or less equal measure. I learn something new every day, especially about people. Most of the work involves helping residents in my community in some form or another. It’s the County Council that carries out most of the services…