Theresa May has launched the Conservative Manifesto. Here’s some highlights…
-Brexit Secretary David Davis introduced Mrs May and stressed the importance of getting the right Brexit deal by voting Conservative at the election.
-May started her speech by saying that UK will emerge “stronger, fairer and more prosperous than ever before.”
-She stressed that this is a manifesto for all. Background, religion, colour, sexuality doesn’t hold anyone back.
-The manifesto identifies five great challenges, Economy, Brexit, social divisions, ageing society, and changing technology.
-“My mainstream Government will deliver for mainstream Britain” she said.
-She promises to fight injustice “wherever it is found,” and gives particular focus to improving mental health issues.
-She says it is time to put “tribal politics” behind us.
-“Ordinary working people will pay the price of Labour” she says.
-“There is no Mayism, there is good solid conservatism.”
-The manifesto says no deal is better than a bad deal for Brexit. May says it is mandate to get best deal for UK.
You can read the full manifesto here https://s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/manife…/Manifesto2017.pdf