Understanding devolution in Wales
Understanding devolution in Wales

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Understanding devolution in Wales

5 The Third Assembly (2007-2011)

Attempts to ameliorate the problematic devolution settlement occupied the second Assembly. The third saw significant political change. Plaid Cymru formed a coalition with Labour – and the price of their support was commitment to further development of the settlement.


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