Tory leadership candidates on health and social care

A woman who has fostered more than 100 children asked Tory leadership candidates about cuts to health and social care.Tina in Tunbridge Wells said important issues were “going under the radar” because of Brexit, and that she struggled to get help with mental health services, special educational needs support and medical appointments.The BBC’s Emily Maitlis…


Tory leadership race: Your views on leadership candidates’ debate

Image copyright Jeff Overs/BBC Image caption The five remaining candidates met at BBC Broadcasting House in London for their latest debate Brexit and Islamophobia dominated the second TV debate faced by the Conservative Party leadership contenders.The five remaining candidates met for the Our Next Prime Minister debate on BBC One, during which they answered questions…


Tory leadership race: Fact-checking the claims

The BBC Reality Check team has been checking claims made by the five remaining candidates to replace Theresa May in their live BBC debate.Here are the verdicts on one claim from each of them in the event chaired by Emily Maitlis.Boris Johnson on tariffs All the candidates were asked about their plan for the Irish…