Welsh Labour Party

part of the United Kingdom Labour Party that operates in Wales

Welsh Labour (Welsh: Llafur Cymru) is the branch of the United Kingdom Labour Party in Wales.

Welsh Labour

Llafur Cymru
LeaderMark Drakeford
Deputy LeaderCarolyn Harris
General SecretaryJo McIntyre
Headquarters1 Cathedral Road
CF11 9HA
Student wingWelsh Labour Students
Membership (2018)25,000[1] [needs update]
Political positionCentre-left
European affiliationParty of European Socialists
International affiliationProgressive Alliance
Socialist International (observer)
UK Parliament affiliationLabour Party (UK)
Cooperate with but independent from the Social Democratic and Labour Party
Colours  Red
House of Commons
22 / 40
(Welsh seats)
30 / 60
Local government in Wales[5]
449 / 1,253
Police and Crime Commissioners
3 / 4


  1. Davies, Daniel (9 November 2018). "Welsh Labour leadership: Do people know the candidates?". BBC News Online.
  2. Nordsieck, Wolfram (2016). "Wales/UK". Parties and Elections in Europe. Retrieved 9 October 2018.
  3. Ian Adams, 1998. Ideology and Politics in Britain Today (illustrated reprint ed.), Manchester University Press. pp. 144–145. ISBN 9780719050565. Retrieved 21 March 2015.
  4. "Standing up for Wales - Welsh Labour Manifesto 2019" (PDF). Retrieved 2020-07-31.
  5. "Open Council Data UK - compositions councillors parties wards elections". www.opencouncildata.co.uk. Retrieved 2019-10-24.

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