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Anglia Late Edition - July 2018

Anglia Late Edition is the regional politics programme for the East of England presented by political correspondent Emma Hutchinson

  • Click below to watch the Anglia Late Edition programme broadcast on Thursday 12 July 2018

Anglia Late Edition reports on the latest Brexit plans from the government that led to two Cabinet resignations. Theresa May's long-awaited plan for Britain's future relationship with the EU has met immediate resistance from Brexiteers in her own party.

The ensuing mini reshuffle put a Suffolk MP in charge of the Health Service. Becoming the Health & Social Care Secretary is a major promotion for Matt Hancock, who has been the MP for West Suffolk for only eight years. He will have to deal with an NHS under severe pressure in its 70th year but he will have a funding boost of £20 billion to help.

Hancock takes charge at Health Credit: PA Images

This week has also seen the arrival of Donald Trump on UK soil - his first visit to Britain as US President.

He landed at Stansted airport in Essex on Thursday afternoon and various demonstrations have been planned around the country including in Cambridge and Luton.

President Trump arrived with his wife Melania at Stansted airport in Essex on Thursday afternoon. Credit: PA

Emma Hutchinson was joined in the studio by three politicians from the Anglia region to debate the big issues of the week.

Emma Hutchinson was joined in the studio by Peter Bone MP (Con), Daniel Zeichner MP (Lab) and Baroness Sal Brinton (Lib Dem)
  • Peter Bone has been the Conservative MP for Wellingborough since 2005
  • Daniel Zeichner has been the Labour for Cambridge since 2015
  • Baroness Sal Brinton is the President of the Liberal Democrats

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