Mark Drakeford pays tribute to the Queen

Wales’ First Minister has paid tribute to the Queen and her “long and exceptional life”. Delivering his statement on the steps of the Welsh Government buildings in Cathays Park, Cardiff, following the death of the Queen, Mark Drakeford said: “It is with great sadness that we learn today of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. “She has been the only monarch that most of us remember and today the country feels an immense loss."