Budget 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

George Galloway

George Galloway Weekly Podcast: The Budget and Zimbabwe

George Galloway Weekly Podcast: The Budget and Zimbabwe

Listen to the University of the Airwaves with George Galloway

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Iain Duncan Smith was bullish in his interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Iain Duncan Smith strikes bullish note on Brexit and says 'every Treasury forecast has been wrong'

IDS strikes bullish note on Brexit and ridicules economic forecasts

The Tory grandee also took aim at Jeremy Corbyn during his chat with Julia Hartley-Brewer

'Philip Hammond's budget stamp duty announcement is gimmick to get good headlines'

'Philip Hammond's Budget stamp duty announcement is just a gimmick and it won't help young people'

'Stamp duty announcement is just a gimmick and it won't help young people'

Adam Bienkov, UK political editor of Business Insider, says the stamp duty announcement won't help people long-term

Peter Dowd dismisses Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbyn ally Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

Corbynista Peter Dowd hammers Philip Hammond following unveiling of the Budget

The shadow chief secretary to the Treasury said the Chancellor didn't have a high bar to live up to

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond dismisses OBS predictions in wake of unveiling

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond dismisses OBS stamp duty predictions

Philip Hammond dismisses OBS stamp duty predictions as Budget fallout continues

The Office for Budget Responsibility released a series of economic forecasts which downgraded UK growth over the next five years

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

'Budget economic growth forecast drop is bigger than Brexit', says Theresa May's former comms director

'Budget economic growth forecast drop is bigger than Brexit', says Theresa May's former comms director

'Budget economic growth forecast drop is bigger than Brexit'

Theresa May's former communications director Katie Perrior says the real issue has been overlooked

Housing was a central theme of Philip Hammond's Budget

Budget 2017: Just how bad is the UK's house-building problem? Full Fact investigates

Just how bad is the UK's house-building problem? Full Fact investigates

Housing was a keynote of today's Budget announcement. But is the picture as bleak as critics claim?

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond funds maths teaching, but is the UK really the worst in the world at numbers?

Budget 2017: The education crisis which has forced Philip Hammond to channel billions into Maths teaching

The education crisis which has forced Hammond to channel billions into Maths

Philip Hammond has announced a £180 million investment in maths teaching and more funding for A-Level students

'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

Budget 2017: 'Who is writing these terrible jokes?' - Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's attempt at humour

Twitter blasts Philip Hammond's try for humour during Budget 2017

The Twitterati did not look favourably on them

Budget 2017: As it happened

Budget 2017: As it happened

All the key policies and appalling dad jokes from Hammond's flagship financial statement.

'There should be a railcard for the whole population', says Campaign for Better Transport

'There should be a railcard for the whole population', says Campaign for Better Transport

'There should be a railcard for the whole population', says campaigner

Travel campaigner Lianna Etkind says railcards may encourage people to drive less

Theresa Villiers, seen here at last year's Tory conference, struck a note of optimism ahead of the Budget

Budget 2017: Tory Theresa Villiers says Philip Hammond will 'ensure an economy that works for everyone'

Theresa Villiers says Philip Hammond will 'ensure an economy that works for all'

Theresa Villiers spoke to talkRADIO live from College Green

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

Budget 2017: 'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says Labour MP Jack Dromey

'Country's paying heavy price for Government going nowhere,' says MP Jack Dromey

The MP for Birmingham Erdington spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer ahead of the Budget's official unveiling by Philip Hammond

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Pressure is on for Philip Hammond with 'make-or-break' budget

Senior allies of the Chancellor have said he can't afford to make a mistake like the self-employed National Insurance contributions

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

Philip Hammond to promise investment in official Budget unveiling

The Chancellor will vow to create a brighter future for Britain when the budget is officially unveiled on Wednesday

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

BBC investigation finds care firms are ending local council contracts due to lack of funding

BBC investigation finds care firms ending local council contracts due to lack of funding

BBC investigation finds care firms ending council contracts due to lack of funds

This follows the Chancellor's pledge to provide more money towards social care

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

George Galloway: 'Philip Hammond's budget was meaningless and he is not qualified enough for the job'

George Galloway: 'Philip Hammond's budget was meaningless and he is not qualified enough for the job'

'Philip Hammond's budget was meaningless and he is not qualified enough'

Philip Hammond has announced his budget but George Galloway believes it does not do enough to solve the problems in Britain

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

NI hike: 'The Government are becoming complacent because they're far ahead in the polls', says political editor

NI Budget crisis: 'The Government thinks it is untouchable because Jeremy Corbyn is so inept'

NI Hike: 'The Government are becoming complacent because they're ahead in polls'

Political editor Adam Bienkov believes one of the reasons the Conservatives have broken their manifesto promise on national insurance is because Labour are doing so badly.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Budget 2017: 'Labour must start fighting for businesses to create more wealth for the UK', says Lord Digby Jones

Budget 2017: The Government must start helping wealth-creators, says Lord Digby Jones

Lord Digby Jones says Theresa May must do more for wealth-creators

In Philip Hammond's first budget he announced that small businesses and the self-employed will have to pay more taxes

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Budget 2017: 'If Labour were in power they would have invested in productivity', says MP Peter Dowd

Labour responds to Budget: 'This is another kick in the teeth for social care'

Labour responds to Budget: 'This is another kick in the teeth for social care'

Shadow treasury chief Peter Dowd says Philip Hammond's flagship policy will to nothing to plug gaps created by government cuts

Philip Hammond made little reference to Brexit in his speech

Budget 2017: Brexit largely overlooked as social care takes centre-stage

Budget 2017: Brexit largely overlooked as social care takes centre-stage

Philip Hammond makes health and education the keynotes of his flagship policy speech