10 May 2022

Queen’s Speech: By-election voters give verdict on Government’s policy pledges

North of England Correspondent

The Government hopes the proposals in the Queen’s Speech will help it win the next election – and hold on to seats like Wakefield, which turned Conservative at the last General Election for the first time since the 1930s.

But the MP elected – Imran Ahmad Khan – has since had to resign after being convicted of sexual assault and a by-election looms.

So what do voters there think of today’s announcements?