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…


Corbyn to back second Brexit referendum – The Times

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home, following the results of the European Parliament elections, in London, Britain May 27, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls(Reuters) – British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will back a move on Wednesday for the Labour Party to change its Brexit policy and support a second referendum in…


5 takeaways from the Tory leadership debate

LONDON — The final five candidates in the race to be U.K. prime minister — including the elusive Boris Johnson — faced off in a televised leadership debate Tuesday night that touched on social care, tax, climate change, education and Brexit. Straight answers were often in short supply in an hour-long blue-on-blue battle that for…