4 Aug 2022

Independent Bank of England ‘vital’ says Chair of Treasury Select Committee

News Correspondent

We were told that no-one from the Treasury was available to appear on the programme tonight.

And we were also told that no-one from Liz Truss’s team was available to be interviewed.

Earlier Fatima spoke to Mel Stride – Conservative Chair of the Commons’ Treasury Select Committee.

He’s supporting Rishi Sunak. Fatima asked him how concerned he is by today’s news.