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Peter Rowlands

Peter Rowlands is a Labour member based in Swansea and a past parliamentary candidate.

Conference: policy-maker or media rally?

In late November, Peter Rowlands wrote to Labour’s general secretary, David Evans. He’s still waiting for a reply

Labour winning in Wales

Peter Rowlands gets behind the success of Mark Drakeford’s Welsh Labour

Labour’s left and the problem of Starmer

Peter Rowlands says Starmer must row back from Corbyn’s suspension and open serious dialogue with the left about the party’s direction if Labour is to succeed

Wales and the Scotland factor

Peter Rowlands says Welsh Labour face a tough contest in forthcoming elections

Labour falters in Wales

Peter Rowlands on Tory gains in north and holds for Labour in south

GE2019: An advance for Labour in Wales?

Peter Rowlands sees improved prospects for Welsh Labour, with a new leader who could complement a Corbyn government

Wales to be hit harder

Peter Rowlands on the impact of Brexit on Wales and the challenge for new Labour leader A recent survey for Wales Online highlighted the various...

All change for Welsh Labour?

Peter Rowlands assesses prospects for a left Welsh Labour leader The decision by Carwyn Jones, the Welsh Government’s First Minister (and since 2011 the most...

The Cruddas Report And Winning In 2020. A critique by Peter Rowlands

Peter Rowlands sees a necessary discussion to be engaged with, but also some conclusions to be rejected The independent inquiry by Jon Cruddas and others...


Peter Rowlands looks at Labour's deepening Trident Troubles   I am puzzled as to why there has been little comment on the news in the Guardian (Feb...