A One Nation approach to welfare reform means government has a responsibility to help people into work and support those who cannot, but those who can work must be required to take up jobs or lose benefits as a result – no ifs or buts.
Tackling long-term unemployment will be a top priority for the next Labour government because we know from the 1980s that it has a scarring effect on individuals and communities, damages our economy and society, and builds up long-term costs for the taxpayer.
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After a wet and windy start to the week, conditions will gradually improve, with temperatures creeping up, and up.
A slowly improving day across southern parts of the UK as the active frontal system moves away southwards.
The broadcasting watchdog may decide to investigate whether viewers were misled by the use of a 'doggy double' in the BGT final.