REFERENDUM: 'Turning point' for Wales hailed

Free Press Series: New powers for the Welsh Assembly have been welcomed by major political parties

11:40am Saturday 5th March 2011

FIRST minister Carywn Jones hailed the 'Yes' vote in Thursday's referndum, saying: "It is a historic victory for Wales. Today an old nation came of age."

REFERENDUM: 517,132 vote yes

3:37pm Friday 4th March 2011

TOTAL votes cast across Wales were: 517,132 - yes and 297,380 - no.

REFERENDUM: Cardiff vote seals win for 'Yes' camp

3:32pm Friday 4th March 2011

THE final area to declare in Wales, Cardiff, voted yes, by 53,427 to 33,606 votes.

REFERENDUM: 'Yes' camp claim victory

2:52pm Friday 4th March 2011

Yes campaigners have claimed victory in the referendum on increasing the powers of the Welsh Assembly.

REFERENDUM: How Gwent voted

2:47pm Friday 4th March 2011

FOUR out of five Gwent authorities voted 'Yes' with Monmouthshire the only area in Wales to vote 'No' so far.

REFERENDUM: Monmouthshire says 'No'

2:29pm Friday 4th March 2011

Monmouthshire is the first area to give a 'No' vote.

REFERENDUM: Wales votes 'Yes'

2:25pm Friday 4th March 2011

WITH 19 out of 22 authorities declared, the 'Yes' campaign have gathered enough votes to carry the day.

REFERENDUM: Torfaen votes 'Yes'

2:07pm Friday 4th March 2011

Torfaen gives a 'Yes' vote.

REFERENDUM: 'Yes' bandwagon rolls on

2:03pm Friday 4th March 2011

Seventeen authorities have now declared - all voting 'Yes'.

REFERENDUM: Caerphilly votes yes

1:53pm Friday 4th March 2011

Caerphilly gives a 'Yes' vote.

REFERENDUM: Monmouthshire recount

1:51pm Friday 4th March 2011

VOTES are being recounted in Monmouthshire.

REFERENDUM: Momentum with 'Yes' camp

1:34pm Friday 4th March 2011

EIGHT authorities across Wales have declared so far, all voting 'Yes'.

REFERENDUM: Newport votes yes

1:22pm Friday 4th March 2011

Newport returned a 'Yes' vote today.

REFERENDUM: National turnout 35.2%

12:31pm Friday 4th March 2011

THE turnout across Wales was 35.2%.

REFERENDUM: Caerphilly turnout 34.6%

12:21pm Friday 4th March 2011

THE turnout in Caerphilly County Borough was 34.6% with a total of 44,232 votes cast.

REFERENDUM: Blaenau Gwent votes yes

11:58am Friday 4th March 2011

BLAENAU Gwent became the first authority to declare today when it returned a 'Yes' vote.

REFERENDUM: Monmouthshire turnout 35.83%

11:44am Friday 4th March 2011

THE turnout in Monmouthshire was 35.83% with a total of 25,108 votes cast.

REFERENDUM: Newport turnout 27.9%

11:04am Friday 4th March 2011

THE turnout across Newport in the Assembly referendum was 27.9% it was revealed today.

Counting begins in referendum

10:56am Friday 4th March 2011

COUNTING in Wales for a referendum on Welsh Assembly powers is underway this morning.

Party leaders cast referendum votes

2:57pm Thursday 3rd March 2011

THE leaders of the four main parties in the Senedd joined their electorate in casting their votes today.

Polling stations ready for referendum

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9:30pm Wednesday 2nd March 2011

ALL 2,506 polling stations in Wales's 22 local authorities will open at 7am tomorrow, with votes able to be cast until 10pm.

I got it wrong on Assembly: Bourne

8:40pm Tuesday 1st March 2011

WELSH Conservatives leader Nick Bourne has admitted he "got it wrong’’ when opposing the setting-up of the Welsh Assembly in 1997.


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