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Tory Government Has Lost Control of Economy, Starmer Tells Labour Conference

  • Labour leader accuses Truss’s Tories of crashing the pound
  • Promises to set up a publicly-owned energy generation company
Keir Starmer

Keir Starmer

Photographer: Anthony Devlin/Bloomberg

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Keir Starmer vowed to manage the UK’s finances responsibly as he sought to frame the opposition Labour Party as a government in waiting, contrasting it with the ruling Tories who he said “crashed the pound.”