European elections 2019: Plaid targets Labour voters in ‘despair’

Image caption Adam Price said Wales “doesn’t matter one bit” in Westminster’s corridors of power European elections are a chance to draw a line under “grief” over the current “lack of leadership in politics”, Plaid Cymru’s leader has said. Launching the party’s campaign, Adam Price urged anyone wanting another EU referendum to back Plaid Cymru.He…


Penny Mordaunt – the UK’s first female defence secretary

Image copyright Getty Images Penny Mordaunt has become the UK’s first female defence secretary after Gavin Williamson was sacked.She was previously international development secretary, in charge of a multi-billion pound annual budget.With a background as a naval reservist, and having served as an armed forces minister under David Cameron, Ms Mordaunt seems well prepared for…


Gavin Williamson sacking: Former defence secretary denies Huawei leak

Image copyright EPA Gavin Williamson has strenuously denied he leaked information from the National Security Council as calls are being made for a police inquiry.He was sacked as defence secretary for allegedly disclosing plans to allow Chinese telecoms giant Huawei to help build the UK’s 5G network.Opposition MPs said there should be an investigation into…