Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2006/12/18/cnn_cedes_wales/

CNN cedes Wales to England

Reporters without borders

By Lester Haines

Posted in Media, 18th December 2006 10:35 GMT

We have some bad news for those of you who woke up this morning thinking you were Welsh: as of right now, you're English, and you'd just better get used to the idea:

CNN cedes Wales to England

Yup, CNN last week ceded Wales to England in this story concerning the Suffolk murders. Although the offending map has now been removed, when we rang the Welsh Assembly this morning a very glum spokesman admitted: "If CNN says we're English then it must be true." ®

Bootnote

Thanks to Colin Jones for the tip-off.