party politics

EU Referendum: One Year On: The Brexit Election?

Posted on 28 June 2017 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

On the first anniversary of the EU Referendum, academics from Cardiff University’s Wales Governance Centre came together at a public event to explore some of the legal, political and financial issues attached to Brexit, considering Welsh, British and European dimensions. During the event, Profressor Roger Scully questioned whether the UK General Election 2017 was really
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The youth vote in GE17: information Vs interaction

Posted on 9 June 2017 by Dr Sioned Pearce

Could sources of political party campaign ‘information’ vs social ‘interaction’ have overshadowed Brexit as a factor for young remain supporters in this general election? Dr Sioned Pearce considers this question in light of the GE17 results. Media coverage showing ‘huge divergence’ between polls days before the election last week had the youth vote as its
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Brexit, the environment and devolution

Posted on 8 June 2017 by Lowri Jones

Dr Viviane Gravey, University of Belfast and Professor Andy Jordan, University of East Anglia, take a look at the manifestos in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland to see how devolved governments are engaging with the environmental challenges posed by Brexit. Brexit raises a number of critical questions for the UK’s environment. A coalition of environmental campaign
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