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Cheryl Gillan MP
Cheryl Gillan promises a "common sense approach" as she becomes the first woman Welsh Secretary in David Cameron's Cabinet.

Election results provide ups and downs in Wales but the Conservatives are only party to make serious gains.

Lembit Opik joins the laughter as a guest on the BBC's Have I Got News For You, only hours after losing his job as an MP.

The key figures who were victors - or vanquished
A short biography of the first female Welsh Secretary
Number-crunching as the dust settles on the night


Wales scoreboard

Party Seats Change
Labour 26 -4
Conservative 8 +5
Liberal Democrat 3 -1
Plaid Cymru 3 +1

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Making it clear

We have a hung parliament. What does that mean?

After the general election, what happens next?

What are the key priorities for the parties?



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