Wales' First Minister Carwyn Jones says he believes the newly elected Conservative Government will do away with the post of Welsh Secretary at the cabinet table.
Speaking to ITV Cymru Wales Mr Jones said he didn't believe the Tories would appoint ministers for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland but would appoint a single minister to cover all three nations.
There were a few surprises overnight as Wales' 40 constituencies declared their results.Read the full story ›
The Tories picked up three more seats this time around than in 2010, with a few shock wins in the process.Read the full story ›
Conservative James Davies, who has taken the Vale of Clwyd seat previously held by Labour's Chris Ruane, has tweeted his thanks.
Conservative gain from Labour with majority of 237! Thank you so much all.
Vale of Clwyd was a shock win for the Tories, along with Gower.
Looks like it's five Tory MPs named Davies in Wales - Glyn, David, Chris, James and Byron.
There are also two for Labour - Geraint Davies and Huw Irranca-Davies.
With all 40 Welsh seats declared, the Conservatives have had their best result in Wales in more than thirty years.Read the full story ›
The symbolic significance of Gower going Conservative is hard to overstate. It has been a Labour seat since before the First World War, electing one of the party's first MPs. Labour have sometimes been at risk of losing it since much of the Swansea Valley was taken out of the constituency in 1983 and there was Conservative optimism at the start of the 2015 campaign. They launched the Welsh campaign in Rhosili on the tip of the peninsular but had become more cautious about their prospects recently. Labour certainly thought that they had done enough.
The son of former Labour leader Neil Kinnock stormed to victory in the Aberavon constituency.Read the full story ›