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Notes / 2018 Party conference – WEDNESDAY

Our future is in our hands

Today our Prime Minister, Theresa May, gave her speech to close the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham saying when we come together, there is no limit to what we can achieve –

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row

We're freezing fuel duty for the ninth year in a row, cutting tax and making the UK a country of opportunity for all. So that no matter where you come from or what your circumstances, if you work hard and play by the rules, you will be fairly rewarded.

Notes / 2018 Party conference – TUESDAY

A stronger, fairer United Kingdom

As the Conservative Party Conference continues here in Birmingham, we’ve been setting out what we’re doing to offer the British people opportunity for the future.

Today we announced:

Notes / 2018 Party conference – MONDAY

A strong economy

On the second day of the Conservative Party Conference, we’ve been continuing to show how we are building a stronger, fairer country with real opportunity.

More high-quality apprenticeships

We want to help businesses train the workers of the future as well as giving older workers the skills they need in a changing economy. We’re doubling funding for apprenticeships to £2.45 billion by 2019-20.

Notes / 2018 Party conference – SUNDAY

Opportunity

To realise our country’s great potential after Brexit there’s action we need to take at home, from making our economy truly work for everyone to healing the divisions caused by Brexit and the Scottish independence referendum.