Nicola Sturgeon urges UK Government to reverse austerity after Brexit vote
Nicola Sturgeon is to call on the UK Government to tackle the "disenfranchisement and disillusionment" behind the Brexit vote and reverse its austerity policies.
Scotland's First Minister is one of the keynote speakers at the Institute of Directors' annual convention in London's Royal Albert Hall, where she will address an audience of around 2,000 people.
Focusing on the EU referendum result, she will say the UK Government can "no longer ignore the social and economic cost of inequality" as a major driver behind the leave vote.
Ms Sturgeon is expected to say: "I'm... read more