Jeremy Corbyn says a secret recording of Labour's Jon Ashworth criticising him to a Tory activist friend was a "private bit of banter between two old friends", adding the leak was designed to "deflect" from the Conservatives' record on the NHS
"The NHS doesn't need another 10 years of the Tories, it needs a Labour government." Shadow Health Secretary Jon Ashworth has criticised the government's ten year plan for the NHS. Prime Minister Theresa May says it will deliver "world class" treatment.
Lab's Jon Ashworth: postponement of NHS stats till after polling day "a cover-up" - writing "to insist this data is released as planned"