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No scaling back: Gove clashes with Welsh Government over call to ‘back down’ on Brexit fishing demands

Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove has clashed with the Welsh Government after they asked him to “back down” on Brexit negotiations over fishing rights. In a letter published yesterday, Michael Gove said that he did “strongly disagree with your premise that we should ‘back down’ on fisheries”. Two weeks ago […]

Switzerland and Germany point to Wales’ ‘firebreak’ lockdown as an example to follow

Germany and Switzerland are discussing following in Wales’ footsteps and introducing short ‘fire break’ lockdowns in order to bring Covid-19 under control. Switzerland’s Federal Council will speak on Wednesday about scenarios for how to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, with short lockdown along the lines of Wales as one option. […]