It has been an eventful afternoon at the Western Mail and South Wales Echo. As seen in the screen grab above, Wales Online, the papers’ online variant, reported (and tweeted) that the Prime Minister resigned at 16:33 today. It was a ‘shock’ resignation and the government was ‘rocked’ by the news, apparently.
As you’d expect for such breaking news, the piece quickly garnered traffic from Facebook and Twitter. But, Cameroons will be relieved to hear, it was only a test:
Tags: David Cameron, UK politics, Wales Online
Apologies to anyone who saw that unfortunately published article just now – a training exercise never intended to see the light of day.
— Wales Online (@WalesOnline) October 21, 2013