Plans to cut 90,000 civil servants 'perfectly reasonable', says Rees-Mogg as he shows up with four aides for TV interview

Jacob Rees-Mogg has said that plans to cut more than 90,000 civil service jobs in order to free up billions of pounds for measures to ease the cost of living crisis does not amount to the return of austerity.

Plans to cut 90,000 civil servants 'perfectly reasonable', says Rees-Mogg as he shows up with four aides for TV interview
Jacob Rees-Mogg has said that plans to cut more than 90,000 civil service jobs in order to free up billions of pounds for measures to ease the cost of living crisis does not amount to the return of austerity.