5 Oct 2022

Liz Truss defiant in conference speech attacking ‘anti-growth’ critics

Political Editor

At the end of a fractious, bumpy and ill-disciplined conference Liz Truss tried to banish the U-turns and pull the party together with a brief speech about one main idea – “growth, growth and growth.”

She said it 29 times in 34 minutes, and said her critics are the “anti-growth coalition”.