"The thing that limits us at the moment is supply" Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford says using all Welsh stocks of the Pfizer vaccine in the first week would leave vaccinators "standing about with nothing to do" and that would be pointless #R4Today
@adavies4 asks First Minister of Wales Mark Drakeford if he agrees it is concerning that over 80s are being vaccinated slower in Wales than other parts of the UK. Mr Drakeford said this isn’t the case and "the race is between infection and injection", not the rest of the UK.
First Minister of Wales, Mark Drakeford says 'the treasury is meant to be for the whole UK, not just England' and adds the Welsh government have not had 'a sufficiently regular and reliable pattern of engagement with the UK government'. #KayBurley
"Everyone in Wales will be required to stay at home." Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford announces a two-week "firebreak" lockdown to "turn back the clock, slow down the virus and give us more time" - as virus cases continue to rise in Wales.
"It is the Prime Minister who is undermining the UK." Wales' First Minister Mark Drakeford says the lack of co-operation between home nations during the pandemic is the fault of the government and could threaten Wales' future in the Union.
"Dealing with the UK Government over the last few days has been an utterly shambolic experience". Wales' First Minister Mark Drakeford said attempting to get a 'sensible answer' from the UK government over plans to lift travel restrictions has been an 'impossible experience.'
"In Wales there is one rule for everybody." First Minister Mark Drakeford calls for people in Wales to 'not follow the bad example' and to 'stay local' after being asked about Dominic Cummings's trip to Durham. How the lockdown differs across the UK:
"In the end it is the unionists who will see off the union because of their carelessness." Wales' First Minister Mark Drakeford says if the Scottish Parliament joins the Welsh Assembly in refusing to consent to the Brexit bill, it will be a "very serious constitutional moment".
“A government which has lost all respect for the truth has lost its moral compass.” Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford accuses the government of “deliberate, intentional lies" over prorogation, food shortages and the impact on the NHS of a no-deal.