Confident, comfortable and cheerful, Truss may have clawed back support in conference closing speech

Confident, comfortable and cheerful, truss may have clawed back support in conference closing speech

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Confident, comfortable and cheerful, Truss may have clawed back support in conference closing speech” – below is their description.

Liz Truss has vowed to defeat the “enemies of enterprise” and lead Britain “through the tempest” as her first conference speech as Tory leader was disrupted by protesters.

The Prime Minister took aim at what she described as the “anti-growth coalition” as she accused Labour, the Lib Dems, the SNP, unions and demonstrators of holding the UK back.

She said: “The anti-growth coalition doesn’t get it, because they don’t face the same challenges as normal working people.

“These enemies of enterprise don’t know the frustration you feel to see your road blocked by protesters, or your trains off due to strikes. In fact, their friends on the hard left tend to be the ones behind the disruption.”

Read your full updates here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2022/10/05/liz-truss-news-conservative-party-conference-kwasi-kwarteng/

Subscribe to The Telegraph with our special offer: just £1 for 3 months. Start your free trial now:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/customer/subscribe/digitalsub/3for1/?WT.mc_id=tmgoff_pvid_conversion-subscription_editorial-iniative_03-22_EGW-13_organic_youtube

Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/

Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and culture.

The Telegraph YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, known online as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally. It was founded by Arthur B. Sleigh in 1855 as Daily Telegraph & Courier.

Recent from The Telegraph:

Victoria Derbyshire confiscates Lord Baker’s phone due to barrage of calls on Newsnight

Were the RFU right to change tackle laws? |The Telegraph Rugby Podcast

How many times does Trump plead the fifth amendment in 10 minutes during legal deposition?

In This Story: Liz Truss

Mary Elizabeth Truss is a British politician serving as Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs since 2021 and Minister for Women and Equalities since 2019. A member of the Conservative Party, she has been Member of Parliament for South West Norfolk since 2010.

5 Recent Items: Liz Truss

‘Mire of sleaze’: Sunak’s judgment for reappointing Zahawi comes under question

LIVE: Chancellor Jeremy Hunt speech on UK economy and taxes

Net zero: Tory MP warns government must take urgent action to meet climate goals

Rishi Sunak: Britain’s problems won’t all go away next year

Government ad urges households to reduce energy usage

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.