General election: John McDonnell outlines first 100 days of Labour government – live news

Shadow chancellor says Labour will fight austerity as general election campaign enters its final daysCorbyn launches final pushSign up for the election briefing 11.36am GMT McDonnell says he thinks the pound will go up in value if Labour win.He...

General election: John McDonnell outlines first 100 days of Labour government – live news

Shadow chancellor says Labour will fight austerity as general election campaign enters its final days

McDonnell says he thinks the pound will go up in value if Labour win.

He says people should look at what has happened to the value of the pound under the Tories.

Q: Do you think the election will be decided in Labour heartlands? And why do you think there are people willing to vote Tory who have never done so for decades?

McDonnell says the election will be decided everywhere.

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