Plaid Cymru

Welsh political party

Plaid Cymru (plaɪd ˈkəmri) is Welsh for The Party of Wales. It is often simply called Plaid. It is a political party in the United Kingdom which seeks for Wales to become an independent country and is considered as sitting between the centre-left and the left-wing of the political spectrum. They have 13 of 60 seats in the Welsh Parliament since the 2021 Senedd (Welsh Parliament) election, as well as 3 MPs in the UK parliament since the 2019 UK general election. The party's leader is Adam Price.