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Wales: 'Alcohol essential, hairdryer isn't?!'

Sky’s Kay Burley asks Wales’ Health Minister Vaughan Gething what comes under “essential items” after the Welsh Government banned shops selling ‘non-essential’ items during a ‘firebreak’ lockdown.

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23 comments

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    Thank the lord I live in England 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

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    It’s more than a hairdryer she needs

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    Couldn't she just order a hairdryer from Amazon?

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    Politicians and bureaucrats like this arrogant chump are non-essential.

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    Never heard anything as F ing daft, in my life.

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    Lol. This made my day

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    Her analogy went right over his head, and a lot of people in the comments by the look of it.

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    She’s just trying to be difficult, she knows exactly what he means. Food and drink are categorised as needs and things like hair dryers are accessories. Just ask people in 3rd world countries. 😬

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    This guy is the most inempt biased fool in the Welsh assembly his staff are just as incompetent and over paid non essential to the Welsh economy….. devolution is a non essential tax another level of idiots are not needed

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    can't drunk with a hairdryer

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    Dissident Expression

    A complete overreach and abuse of political power!
    They are not voted in to define what is and isn't "essential". Especially in a situation like this. Disgusting.

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    Stop mothering the public

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    Just use a towel, Karen!

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    Hairdryers are essential there's nothing like a good blow

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    They're shutting down recycling centers as well….under the 'broad brush' non essential travel restrictions….an open air environment?? Seems more like medical fascism to me.

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    What's her problem, she aint Welsh?

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    Glad I don't live in Wales. Lmao feel soz for supermarket workers explaining this.

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    The government aren’t making much on hairdryers are they

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    The man that broke his own rules.

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    one legged wonder

    When the government are causing such a mess and shops like peacocks are closbuying clothes in supermarkets will be essential before we know it

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    What can earth is wrong with these people?!

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    【WHY COMPLY WITH A LIE?】

    This jerk wants a punch.

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    Trust kay to mention hairdryer. Sums her up. What she should of asked was what happens if someones cooker, fridge or kettle breaks!

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