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The future of devolution: the UK after Brexit – keynote speech by Mark Drakeford

Thursday 9 May 2019, 13:00 - 14:00

The Institute for Government was delighted to welcome Rt Hon Mark Drakeford AM, First Minister of Wales, to deliver a keynote speech on the future of devolution and the UK after Brexit.

The speech was delivered 20 years after the first elections to the National Assembly for Wales. It formed part of a series of events at the Institute reflecting on the first two decades of devolution and considering where devolution goes next.

The event was chaired by Bronwen Maddox, Director of the Institute for Government.

Mark Drakeford was appointed First Minister of Wales in December 2018. He previously served as Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Brexit Minister and Health Minister. He has been a Member of the Welsh Assembly, representing Cardiff West, since 2011.


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