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New data released to coincide with the anniversary of the devolution referendum has revealed that, twenty years on, many Welsh people are markedly unimpressed by the difference that devolution has made to their daily lives. Published by the Wales Governance Centre, the findings examine public attitudes towards devolution since 1997. They show that although there […]



12 September 2017, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London The day after the EU (Withdrawal) Bill is due to receive its second reading in the House of Commons and shortly before the Bill enters its committee stage for detailed consideration, this major one-day public event brings together leading parliamentarians and legal and constitutional specialists from across […]


Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances the Wales Governance Centre 2017 Annual Lecture with Professor Joni Lovenduski on Wednesday 27th September has been cancelled. We are currently making arrangements for an alternative event and will release information when available. The Wales Governance Centre offers its apologies for this and any inconvenience caused. If you have any […]



A Cardiff University politics student has received a prestigious award from one of the world’s most highly regarded and impactful scholarship programmes, the Fulbright Award. Jac Larner, a PhD student at the renowned Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University, has received an All-Disciplines Fulbright Award to enable him to undertake study and research at the […]


Labour revival holding firm The revival in the fortunes of the Welsh Labour party is holding firm, while Plaid Cymru and the Liberal Democrats are on course for historically bad election results. These are the key messages to come out of the new Welsh Political Barometer poll, the very latest measure of where the parties […]


Huge leap in Labour support as Conservatives go into reverse in Wales Support for the Labour party in Wales has surged in the last two weeks, while the Conservative momentum in Wales appears to have gone into reverse. These are the key messages to come out of the new Welsh Political Barometer poll, the very […]