An Englishman of fifty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Acting secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Saturday, 29 April 2017
Swing to populism not universal
Liberal International points out that in local elections in Finland earlier this month, the hard-line Eurosceptic party, the Finns, saw their support tumble from 17.7% in the 2015 national election to 8.8% this time. Liberal parties maintained their position.