Queen’s Speech As it Happens

This is what has been announced in the Queen’s Speech so far:

  • Cut regulation for small business
  • Right to buy for housing association tenants
  • Reform of trade unions
  • Crack down on illegal immigration
  • Continuing to reform welfare with welfare cap
  • 7 day NHS
  • No income tax for working 30 hours per week on the minimum wage
  • No rise in VAT for next five years
  • Extension of free childcare
  • Devolving powers to Scotland
  • Northern Powerhouse!
  • In/out EU referendum
  • New schools bill
  • New legislation on communications data
  • New legislation on psycho-active drugs
  • British Bill of Rights
  • Elected Metro mayors

No income tax, no VAT (increases)…


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