28 Jun 2023

It [privatisation] hasn’t been an absolute disaster’: Work and Pensions secretary on UK’s sewage and water crisis

We spoke to the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Mel Stride who is out encouraging parents on Universal Credit to take up new enhanced childcare payments which, starting today, go up by almost 50% for those eligible.

We began by asking how many people he thinks will benefit from it.