February 7, 2015

Campaign Day in Adamsdown with Fiona Mactaggart MP

Despite our sorrows at Wales losing the first match of the Six Nations tournament on Friday night, our campaign team were up bright and early this morning to talk to voters in Adamsdown about our priorities for the General Election. We were joined by Fiona Mactaggart, MP for Slough, who enjoyed a positive campaigning session with us, and even met …

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January 25, 2015

100 Days to Go!

To mark 100 days until the General Election, I was joined in Cardiff Central by Stephen Twigg MP. We knocked doors in Cathays to spread the message about why it’s important to register and vote, particularly in closely contested seats like Cardiff Central. We were joined by local campaigners and Labour students, who shared some of their own stories with …

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December 9, 2014

Changing Britain Together – Tackling Low Pay

How should we tackle low pay in Britain today? A Labour government will halve the number of people on low pay in Britain, raise the minimum wage and give a tax break to businesses that sign up to pay the living wage. Do you have any ideas on how to tackle low pay, or a personal story to share? Get in …

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November 3, 2014

Target 2015 Campaign Day

On Saturday 1st November, over 60 volunteers joined us across Cardiff Central and at phone banks in our twinned constituencies. Our goal was to speak to 2015 voters in one day about the difference a Labour government would make to people in Cardiff. Thanks to the hard work of our volunteers right up until 6.45pm we made the target and …

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June 23, 2014

Campaigning with Sadiq Khan in Cardiff Central

On Friday the Shadow Cabinet joined the Welsh Labour Cabinet for a joint meeting in Nantgarw. As part of the day, Sadiq Khan joined us in Cardiff Central to meet with representatives from Napo, the union of Probation Officers, and for a campaigning session in Penylan.

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May 8, 2014

How Labour’s Cost-of-Living Contract Will Work for Wales

Labour Leader Ed Miliband has pledged to take action on the cost-of-living crisis facing many families, and has set out a contract stating what Labour will do to improve the lives of people across Britain. This week Owen Smith MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Wales, explained how the actions in the contract would put money in the pockets of …

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May 7, 2014

365 Days To Go

Today is exactly 365 days until the 2015 General Election. We’re marking the event with a joint fundraising dinner for the campaign. Our friends from Cardiff North and candidate Mari Williams will join us for curry and a talk by Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales. 365 days is not a long time. This is the moment when we …

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