We’ve been severely let down by the Tories on housing, with 200,000 fewer people owning their homes and rough sleeping doubling since 2010. In York, 1600 people are on the housing waiting list. York is too expensive. Rents have risen faster than wages, and many local people are being forced to move away from their families and friends to cheaper places.
Rachael Maskell - Everyone has the right to a world-class education. Every child deserves the same chances as every other child
Everyone has the right to a world-class education. Every child deserves the same chances as every other child. Every school leaver should be able to get into an apprenticeship, college or university. Everyone should have the opportunity to retrain later in life. That is why Labour will create the first National Education Service, giving everyone access to high quality education throughout their lives. The Tory education plan is not working. Experienced teachers are leaving the profession and the number of unqualified staff is rising.
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