Walter Jones (Cllr)
Walter Jones won a seat as a councillor as a Communist Party candidate in Risca, a small town that is today part of the Newport conurbation, lying at the south-eastern edge of the
Jones’ victory in 1958 came with 1,247 votes, in what was described as a “well-organised campaign”.
One of the extraordinary highlights was the sale of 263 copies of the
Source World News & Views