8 Jul 2024

Chancellor vows to ‘get Britain building’ and shares policy plans

Krishnan Guru-Murthy: “The new Chancellor Rachel Reeves has set out the Labour Government’s first policy announcements as MPs started to arrive at Westminster.

More than half of them were newly elected on Thursday. Sir Keir Starmer returned from his visits to Northern Ireland and Wales for a photo op with his 411 MPs – a clear illustration of Labour’s huge majority, as Gary Gibbon reports.”