Professor Richard Wyn Jones

Professor Richard Wyn Jones

Richard Wyn Jones is Director of the Wales Governance Centre Professor of Welsh Politics in the School of Law and Politics.


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Divided Wales

Posted on 23 September 2019 by Professor Richard Wyn Jones

Welsh electoral politics in the democratic era has been defined by ‘one-partyism’. Labour has dominated Welsh elections for a century, following on from an earlier period of Liberal hegemony. In international comparative terms the grip of one-partyism makes Wales a very, very unusual case. Indeed, it’s hard to think of anywhere that is analogous. From
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