Police Commissioners start work

Wales' four elected Police Commissioners will officially begin their new roles today. The job involves deciding police budgets, appointing chief constables and setting up a crime plan for their area.

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Two zero-voting stations in Wales

Newport Council has confirmed to me that only one polling station in the city had seen not a single voter yesterday. It had been thought there was a second. Newport council won't tell me which polling station it was but a reliable source confirms it was at Malpas Cricket Club.

The club's previous claim to fame had been one of its most notable members, the late act Desmond Llewellyn who played Q in the James Bond films. He was from Malpas and boasted he wore a MCC (Malpas Cricket Club) tie in all the Bond films.

Meanwhile Labour MP Wayne David drew my attention to Tir y Berth in Caerphilly. He told me nobody voted there either.

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