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UKIP Welsh Conference gets underway

Nigel Farage is expected to speak as UKIP's Welsh Conference gets underway in Port Talbot.

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Newport Tory leader 'disappointed' by defection

The leader of the Conservatives on Newport council says he's disappointed but understands why his colleague William Routley has defected to UKIP. David Fouweather said:

I'm disappointed that we've lost Bill but I understand his reasons. He remains a friend and always will be and I wish him all the best in his new venture.

– Cllr David Fouweather

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