From what I understand neither Plaid Cymru nor The Liberal Democrats intend to propose nominees for election to the Police Commissioners posts next November.
I had been told that Plaid might be willing to give
practical support to an independent candidate who was generally favourable to the
national cause, so I looked at the possibilities of standing as an independent.
But the evidence proves that it would be absolutely impossible for an
independent to mount a credible campaign in policing areas as huge as Dyfed
Powys and the North; in terms of costs, resources and of practicality so there is
no point in a candidate standing without the support of a political party or a
So it appears that our choice come next November will be
between the Labour candidate, the Conservative candidate or a person with more
money than sense!