Bridget Phillipson Labour Member of Parliament for Houghton and Sunderland South
Last year the country was in lockdown, schools were weighing up whether to close, and children had missed months of school. But the Department for Education didn’t have a plan. They had a party.
And while Downing Street laughed about covering up their lockdown party, people were losing their lives to Covid-19. Today the Prime Minister still wouldn’t come clean about what happened or take responsibility for it. The British people will draw their own conclusions.