14 Mar 2024

Mark Drakeford: online vitriol ‘worrying’ for democracy

Home Affairs Correspondent

He’s the former probation officer who became the most high-profile First Minister of Wales since devolution. Mark Drakeford found himself with unprecedented powers as he sought to manage the Covid pandemic.

He’s also faced challenges over controversial policies such as the default 20mph speed limit, which he’s still defending. He formally steps down as First Minister next week.