Published on 26 Jun 2017 Sections

Damian Green: ‘Wrong to say DUP offered bung’

Political Editor

First Secretary of State, Damian Green, says the Government’s deal with the DUP is “designed to give confidence that we will be able to get our legislative programme through”. He says the extra £1bn promised to Northern Ireland, as part of the deal, is the result of a strong economy – and is not a bung.