Brexit: Boris Johnson addresses Tory conference – live news

All the day’s political news, including Johnson’s speech to Tory party conference in Manchester and UK offer to EU for alternative to backstopIrish officials dismiss PM’s Brexit offer as ‘unacceptable’‘Two borders for four years’: what is Johnson’s...

Brexit: Boris Johnson addresses Tory conference – live news

All the day’s political news, including Johnson’s speech to Tory party conference in Manchester and UK offer to EU for alternative to backstop

Johnson turns to Labour - and he revives his claim that Jeremy Corbyn had a call for general election removed from his Labour conference speech. (Corbyn has denied this.)

Last week Jeremy Corbyn had a number of damaging and retrograde ideas in his speech

he wants a 4 day week - which would slash the wages of people on low incomes

Johnson restates his determination to get Brexit done.

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