Kerry McCarthy Labour MP for Bristol East
Labour has a plan to deliver real change for the South West. Last week, we launched our regional manifesto to transform the West Country. Our commitments include:
✅ £14 billion new investment from Labour’s Green Transformation Fund including a gigafactory in Swindon, expanding Falmouth docks and Great Western Rail electrification;
✅ Connecting 1.3 million households and businesses to full-fibre Broadband;
✅ 20,000 new council and social homes a year by the end of the parliament;
✅ 80,000 new well-paid green jobs;
✅ An immediate pay rise for 694,000 workers aged 16 and over.