Plaid Cymru and Labour begin crunch talks to end First Minister deadlock
Formal talks between Labour and Plaid Cymru are due to start as the Assembly remains in disarray after a dramatic few days in Welsh politics.
Rumours of deals have been flying all over the Assembly after a shock twist saw Labour leader Carwyn Jones blocked from being re-elected as First Minister by opposition parties.
The vote saw Mr Jones – who has been First Minister since 2009 – in deadlock with Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood for the top job after her nomination was backed by the Tories and Ukip.
Sole remaining Liberal Democrat AM Kirsty Williams used her pivotal vote to back Carwyn... read more
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