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The Tories’ new immigration policy will be a disaster for the UK

Editorial: The effect of a reduction in EU migrants will be increased labour costs for businesses and a crippling shortage of staff in sectors where European Union workers have made up the shortfalls


The PM's absence in the wake of severe flooding will haunt the Tories

While the government should invest in preventative infrastructure, the speed and extent of the climate crisis could mean that holding off disasters like these may prove unaffordable