Theresa May pledges further £25 million for Hurricane Irma relief effort

Theresa May has promised a further £25 million of Government funding to help the Hurricane Irma relief effort.

The Prime Minister announced the extra money in the Commons amid criticism of the Government’s response to the devastation in the Caribbean.

May said the new funding was on top of the £32 million already promised to tackle the disaster.

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has been criticised for not doing enough in the wake of the Category 5 storm that killed...
source: Metro