Speeches

Spectator Housing Summit Speech

Spectator Housing Summit Speech

"We want the next generation to have the chance to better themselves, to be able to move where there are the best jobs and the best opportunities".

For me, it’s personal.

The Telegraph Investing in Britain Forum

Telegraph's Investing in Britain Forum speech

Elizabeth Truss's speech on embracing the new economy and encouraging innovation.

I am excited for the future economic prospects of our country.

Of course, in my job, I can see there are economic challenges ahead of us.

Opening of the legal year

Speech by The Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice on the opening of the legal year.

 

"My Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen, and distinguished guests.

I’m delighted to welcome you to Westminster Hall.

Conference Speech - Prisons: Places of Safety and Reform

Elizabeth Truss, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice, speaking at Conservative Party Conference, said:

 

"Fellow Conservatives,

On August 17 a female prison governor was called to the segregation unit to deal with a situation that was getting out of hand.