In this video the former First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, discusses with Brendan Donnelly and Glyndwr Cennydd Jones current thinking in Wales on the UK’s constitutional future. All three participants drew attention to the apparent contradiction between claims of Welsh and Scottish sovereignty on the one hand and the claims of Westminster sovereignty on the other.

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Carwyn Jones served as First Minister of Wales and Leader of Welsh Labour from 2009 to 2018. He was the Member of the Senedd (MS) for Bridgend from 1999 to 2021.

Glyndwr Cennydd Jones is an author and commentator on UK Constitutional issues and an advocate for a UK-wide Convention. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Welsh Affairs and his recent booklet ‘A League-Union of the Isles’ is available here as an e-book or as an easily printable pdf file.

Brendan Donnelly is the Director of the Federal Trust and a former MEP.