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Look away Corbyn! Charlotte Church trades Labour for Plaid Cymru in Welsh Assembly elections

Look away Corbyn! Charlotte Church trades Labour for Plaid Cymru in Welsh Assembly elections
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Although Charlotte Church is seen to be a die-hard Corbynista -- previously speaking at rallies to support the Labour leader -- it appears that the prosecco-socialist is beginning to have second thoughts about Jeremy Corbyn's Labour.

Rather than vote for Corbyn's beloved Labour in today's Welsh Assembly elections, Church has tweeted to say that she is backing Leanne Wood's Plaid Cymru.

https://twitter.com/charlottechurch/status/728146109676150784

She has since defended her decision not to support Welsh Labour's Carwyn Jones, claiming that those who describe this as a defection don't understand Welsh politics.

https://twitter.com/charlottechurch/status/728210462328950785

However, given that Corbyn has urged 'progressive people' in Wales to back the party today and refrain from a protest vote, her decision will surely come as a blow to the Labour leader.