BBC BLOGS - Betsan's Blog
« Previous | Main | Next »

Sergeant Major

Betsan Powys | 17:53 UK time, Tuesday, 19 May 2009

Huw Lewis will address a fringe meeting at the TUC conference in Llandudno tomorrow. I don't think I'm giving too much away when I say the words "a break with the past" might crop up.

I wonder whether he's sent a bottle of something to Lib Dem leader Kirsty Williams? I gather he wouldn't be in Llandudno at all if she hadn't agreed that one of their group would pair with him durning any votes he might miss.

How come? Hadn't Labour whip Carl Sargeant been prepared to let him go make his pitch for the leadership? "Let's put it like this" comes the response, the whip was "being rigorous" in applying Labour group rules.

I can just imagine.

Comments

or register to comment.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.