Liz Truss

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn is among the foremost critics of the helpline

Is Jeremy Corbyn right about the Universal Credit helpline?

Is Jeremy Corbyn right about the Universal Credit helpline?

Full Fact have crunched the numbers behind Corbyn's 55p-per-minute claim

Liz Truss has added to the Tories' problems on universal credit

Universal credit: Jeremy Corbyn supporters hammer Liz Truss over 'go to the job centre' comment

Jeremy Corbyn supporters hammer Liz Truss over 'go to the job centre' comment

Truss made the comment on the Daily Politics show last night, and critics have been quick to upbraid her

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Liz Truss to address MPs on riot at HMP Birmingham

Prison crisis: Liz Truss to address MPs on HMP Birmingham riot

Prison crisis: Liz Truss to address MPs on HMP Birmingham riot

The Justice Secretary will address MPs on the riot at HMP Birmingham, which saw hundreds of inmates wreak havoc last week

Monday, November 21, 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

'The most dangerous place in Britain tonight, or any night, is in one of Her Majesty's Prisons,' says George Galloway

'The most dangerous place in Britain tonight, or any night, is in one of Her Majesty's Prisons,' says George Galloway

'The most dangerous place in Britain tonight is in one of Her Majesty's Prisons'

George Galloway opened his show on Friday with a monologue revealing his views on prisons in the UK and Donald Trump

Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Prison reforms under fire after riot at HMP Bedford

Prison reforms under fire after riot at HMP Bedford

Prison reforms under fire after riot at HMP Bedford

A riot of up to 200 inmates erupted in a prison days after Liz Truss announced reforms to halt rising violence behind bars

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Justice Secretary Liz Truss admits violence in prisons has reached unacceptable levels

Justice Secretary Liz Truss says violence in prisons has reached unacceptable levels

Justice Secretary Liz Truss says rising violence in prisons is unacceptable

"no-fly zones" will be imposed over jails to tackle the 'toxic cocktail' of drugs, drones and mobile phones behind bars

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Islamist extremists to be held in separate prisons after government review

Islamist extremists to be held in separate prisons in government anti-terror plan

Islamist extremists to be held in separate prisons in new anti-terror plan

Ministry of Justice report also suggested 'cultural sensitivity' among staff towards Muslim prisoners could help stop terror hothousing