May: 'Improvement' at Passport Office after delays

Theresa May says there has been an "improvement" in delays to passport applications in the last few weeks, meaning fewer than 500,000 applications are now in progress.

"We are now seeing more passport applications being processed each week than applications coming in, and that is what has led to the work in progress falling," she told the Home Affairs Select Committee.

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