India  

Drakeford: Dealing with UK Government on quarantine rules an utterly shambolic experience

Video Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Duration: 01:04s - Published
Drakeford: Dealing with UK Government on quarantine rules an utterly shambolic experience

Drakeford: Dealing with UK Government on quarantine rules an utterly shambolic experience

Wales’ First Minister Mark Drakeford has described dealing with the UK Government over the last few days as “an utterly shambolic experience”.When asked about the issue of air bridges and border quarantine, Mr Drakeford told a press conference in Cardiff that they were matters for the UK Government because the Welsh Government is not in charge of border security.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Mark Drakeford Mark Drakeford Welsh Labour politician, First Minister of Wales

Drakeford: PM's hope of normailty by Christmas a pretty sunny view of circumstances [Video]

Drakeford: PM's hope of normailty by Christmas a pretty sunny view of circumstances

Wales's First Minister MarkDrakeford described Prime Minister Boris Johnson's prediction that there may be a return to normality by Christmas as "a pretty sunny view of circumstances".The First Minister referenced reports that predicted a "worse experience" in the winter than in the spring due to the way Covid-19 circulates.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:55Published
Wales makes face coverings mandatory on public transport [Video]

Wales makes face coverings mandatory on public transport

First Minister Mark Drakeford announces that face coverings on public transport will be made mandatory in Wales on July 27. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:51Published
Mark Drakeford: Wales is open again for tourism [Video]

Mark Drakeford: Wales is open again for tourism

First Minister of Wales Mark Drakeford has said that Wales is now open for tourism and that it is 'absolutely safe' to visit. He added that social distancing measures are still in place though as the coronavirus has not gone away. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:36Published

Government of the United Kingdom Government of the United Kingdom Central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Quarantine measures could be extended to other countries – Transport Secretary [Video]

Quarantine measures could be extended to other countries – Transport Secretary

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said he “cannot rule out” that othercountries could be included under the UK’s quarantine measures. Mr Shapps madethe comment to reporters as he returned to the UK having cut short a familyholiday to Spain. It follows the UK Government’s decision to requiretravellers from the country to isolate for 14 days on their return to the UKfollowing a rise in Covid-19 cases.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:06Published
Nicola Sturgeon: UK policy on air bridges has been shambolic [Video]

Nicola Sturgeon: UK policy on air bridges has been shambolic

The British Government’s decision-making on setting up air bridges has been “shambolic”, First Minster Nicola Sturgeon said.UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps earlier revealed quarantine restrictions for people returning to or visiting England from destinations such as Spain, France, Italy and Germany will be lifted from July 10.But speaking during the Scottish Government’s coronavirus briefing, Ms Sturgeon criticised the “shifting sands” of the UK policy and a lack of consultation.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:17Published

Wales Wales Country in northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

Jonny Williams targets another major tournament appearance with Wales [Video]

Jonny Williams targets another major tournament appearance with Wales

Jonny Williams’ career has mirrored a roller coaster but he is determined toenjoy another high with Wales next summer. The midfielder was unable to stopCharlton going straight back down from the Sky Bet Championship last month – ayear after he helped the Addicks into the second tier with promotion via theLeague One play-offs. Williams featured in the Wembley win against old clubSunderland in May 2019 after he had spent the 2017-18 campaign on loan withthe Black Cats, who went on to suffer relegation. Fit and raring to go for thenext challenge, the 26-year-old has the ultimate long-term goal this season ofappearing at another European Championship with Wales.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:33Published
Cancer patients 'forced to chose between finances and employment' - charity [Video]

Cancer patients 'forced to chose between finances and employment' - charity

Some cancer patients face a “cliff edge” of choosing between their health andfinances as the shielding programme draws to a close, a charity has warned.Macmillan Cancer Support said that the shielding programme, whereby peopleclassed as clinically extremely vulnerable to the risks of Covid-19 have beenasked to take extra measures to protect themselves, has been a “vitallifeline”. But the programme, which will be “paused” from August 1 in England,Scotland, Northern Ireland, and on August 16 in Wales, will see many peopleforced to return to work. A survey conducted by Macmillan Cancer Support, andshared with the PA news agency, found that many cancer patients were fearfulof returning to workplaces, with 42% saying they feel it is currently unsafefor them to work outside of their home.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:43Published
Couple refuse to return to home after mysterious screaming noises [Video]

Couple refuse to return to home after mysterious screaming noises

Alan and Christine Tait still feel unable to return to their former home in Wales, two years after moving because they heard strange sounds from the building.

Credit: Bang Media World    Duration: 01:11Published

Welsh Government Welsh Government Executive of the Welsh Parliament


Cardiff Cardiff Capital city of Wales

UK weather forecast: How hot will the weekend get? [Video]

UK weather forecast: How hot will the weekend get?

A look at the weather forecast for London, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Belfast asthe UK braces itself for a hot Friday.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:14Published
William and Kate handed stark assessment of their bingo skills in Cardiff [Video]

William and Kate handed stark assessment of their bingo skills in Cardiff

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were given a dressing-down for their bingoskills on Wednesday, as one Cardiff care home resident recalled an earlieronline meeting with the couple had ended in disappointment.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:04Published
Prince William and Kate meet care home residents [Video]

Prince William and Kate meet care home residents

The Duke and Duchess met with elderly residents at Shire Hall Care Home in Cardiff and admired their garden. William and Kate had previously been guest bingo callers at the home via a video call in May and during this visit spoke with a familiar resident. Report by Etemadil. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 03:51Published
Parker lauds Fulham's mental toughness [Video]

Parker lauds Fulham's mental toughness

Scott Parker believes Fulham will need to repeat the hard-nosed mental“ingredient” that saw them past Cardiff to beat Brentford and reach thePremier League. Fulham lost 2-1 in the Championship play-off semi-final secondleg at Craven Cottage on Thursday night, but still reached the final 3-2 onaggregate.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:04Published
Weather forecast: Is there a heatwave on the way? [Video]

Weather forecast: Is there a heatwave on the way?

A look at the weather forecast for London, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Belfast asthe UK braces itself for a hot Friday.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:14Published

You Might Like


Tweets about this


Related videos from verified sources

Government defends Spain quarantine move [Video]

Government defends Spain quarantine move

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab defends the new rules requiring passengersarriving in the UK from Spain to quarantine for 14 days, after the popularholiday destination reported a spike in coronavirus..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:17Published
UK holidaymakers embrace ‘new normal’ as they return to Ibiza [Video]

UK holidaymakers embrace ‘new normal’ as they return to Ibiza

Last-minute British holidaymakers have embraced the “new normal” travel experience by heading to Ibiza on the first weekend of the relaxation of UK quarantine rules.More than 500 sun-seekers..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:48Published