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New PM and cabinet will give Britain the stability we need

Speaking after Theresa May took over as Prime Minister and unveiled a “bold” new cabinet, Monmouth MP David Davies said: “The outcome of the referendum result meant that big changes at the top of government were inevitable.

Brexit: UK votes to leave the EU

Today is a day to be magnanimous and not gratuitously rude to those who have genuine concerns and voted for Remain. I think we all acknowledge we face a period of uncertainty and difficulty.

A tribute to Jo Cox MP

The brutal murder of Jo Cox MP has horrified us all. She was clearly a rising parliamentary star and will be terribly missed. It is hard to find words to convey the shock that everybody feels on hearing news like this. 

Great Wye Swim goes off with a splash

The third Great Wye Swim went off with a splash on Sunday as around 70 people from across the county met up on the banks of the River Wye in Monmouth to take the plunge for charity.