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Rishi Sunak

Stephen Barclay said Eat Out to Help Out had helped reinstate consumer confidence - Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Rishi Sunak

Tory minister denies Rishi Sunak’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme was a ‘disaster’ that helped spread Covid-19

A Tory minister has come under fire after publicly stating Rishi Sunak’s Eat Out to Help Out (EOTHO) programme was a “success”, despite claims linking the scheme with increased coronavirus rates. Chief secretary to the Treasury, Stephen Barclay, dismissed the accusation that EOTHO had been a public health disaster which helped the spread of Covid-19. Under the […]
Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell speaks during an emergency debate on international action to protect civilians in Aleppo, Syria, in the House of Commons, London. - Credit: PA

Rishi Sunak

Tory MP calls Rishi Sunak’s foreign aid cut a ‘shameful mistake’ that will make Britain ‘less safe’

Former international development secretary Andrew Mitchell has criticised Rishi Sunak’s cut in Britain’s foreign aid budget, arguing the move makes the UK “less safe and less prosperous”. Mitchell, who served in David Cameron’s cabinet between 2010 and 2012, said the chancellor’s decision to cut foreign aid was a “shameful mistake” that would hurt Britain’s world […]