Forget the politicians…
These takeaways from conference season could actually change your life. 1 Your childcare bill could go down. If Corbyn becomes PM, he’s promised to extend the 30 hours of free childcare programme to the parents of all two, three and four-year-olds with additional free hours for low-income families.
2 All couples can now choose a civil partnership over marriage. At the Tory conference, Theresa May announced that the option of a civil partnership rather than marriage will be open to mixed as well as same-sex couples.
3 It’s now easier to claim compensation for late trains. OK, this isn’t as good news as, say, fixing the trains, but the Government have said they will make it easier for consumers to get compensation for delayed journeys by introducing a ‘one-click’ refund system.