Philip Hammond

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

The Chancellor has been the subject of tabloid reports of infighting among ministers

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

George Galloway: 'I wont rest until Tony Blair is brought to justice, no matter how long it takes'

George Galloway: 'I wont rest until Tony Blair is brought to justice, no matter how long it takes'

George Galloway: 'I wont rest until Tony Blair is brought to justice'

Our host didn't hold back on the former Prime Minister in his opening monologue

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis returns to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet

The Brexit Secretary is entering the second round of negotiations amid reports of rows in the Cabinet and public disputes with EU officials

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for end to public sector pay cap without pressuring public finances'

Boris Johnson 'calls for public sector pay cap to end'

A Whitehall source has said that foreign secretary Boris Johnson believes a pay rise for public sector workers can be provided responsibly

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Theresa May to 'lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Theresa May 'to lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Theresa May 'to lift public sector pay cap' after Conservative MPs appeal

Several Tory MPs were reportedly told by chief of staff Gavin Barwell that salary review bodies will give a recommendation

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions in England

Funding to be allocated for women from Northern Ireland to get abortions

Chancellor Philip Hammond made the announcement just before a Commons vote on the matter was due

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City of London leaders

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City of London leaders

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City leaders

The Chancellor gave a keynote address at Mansion House for key members in the City of London

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

NI U-Turn: 'Employment contracts must be flexible to match the changing economy', says MP Tom Tugendhat

Tory MP on Philip Hammond NI debacle: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Tory MP on Philip Hammond NI debacle: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat - who voted against the NI increase - told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the Chancellor was right to scrap his headline policy

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with MPs who are incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway: 'Parliament is filled with incompetent pathetic poodles'

George Galloway believes few MPs are competent - but stay in their jobs because they sit in safe seats

Philip Hammond has been savaged over the 'omnNICshambles'

Philip Hammond dumps National Insurance hike plan

Philip Hammond dumps National Insurance hike plan

Report claims Tory MPs have been told key policy has been scrapped

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

Philip Hammond's plans for National Insurance were the most contentious aspect of his budget

Did Philip Hammond really break an election pledge with NI hike?

Did Hammond really break an election pledge with NI hike?

Philip Hammond has received a firestorm of criticism this week but his NI hike isn't the clear-cut promise-breaker some claim

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

Jon Holmes creates an advert for comedy DVD 'Philip Hammond Live at the Houses of Parliament'

Jon Holmes creates an advert for comedy DVD 'Philip Hammond Live at the Houses of Parliament'

Jon Holmes creates an advert for Philip Hammond's comedy DVD

Apparently Philip Hammond has a new DVD out, according to Jon Holmes, and you should buy it this Christmas

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

Budget 2017: 'Philip Hammond wants to be remembered as the wise man who steered us through Brexit', says political editor

Budget 2017: 'Philip Hammond wants to be remembered as the man who steered us through Brexit'

'Philip Hammond wants to be remembered for steering us through Brexit'

Chancellor Philip Hammond is set to deliver his first budget, which the Treasury has said will help prepare Britain for a 'new chapter' after Brexit

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

'If the European Union breaks up we'll be thanking our lucky stars that we weren't involved', says Labour Leave

If the EU collapses we'll thanks our lucky stars for Brexit, says Labour Leave chair John Mills

If the EU fails we'll thanks our lucky stars for Brexit, says Labour Leave chair

Chairman of Labour Leave John Mills has said we'll be happy about leaving the European Union if it breaks up

'Grammar schools could be beneficial if those from poorer backgrounds attend', says New Schools Network

Free schools leader warns Government to be cautious on grammar schools

Free schools leader warns Government to be cautious on grammar schools

More money for grammar schools and free schools in England will be announced in the Chancellor’s budget on Wednesday

Philip Hammond's Budget is set to focus on Brexit, grammar schools and pensions tax, among other things

Struggling to understand the Budget? Check out this helpful video

Struggling to understand the Budget? Check out this helpful video

talkRADIO has teamed up with fullfact.org to make the Government's flagship financial statement a bit easier to digest

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn insists there's 'nothing hidden' in his taxes as he publishes his returns

Jeremy Corbyn insists tax return 'missing income' claims are untrue

Jeremy Corbyn insists there's 'nothing hidden' in his taxes

The Labour Party rejected claims their leader had failed to declare £40,000 of his income

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

The Government plans to trigger Article 50 by March 2017

Brexit plan won't be ready until February, says minister David Davis

Brexit plan won't be ready until February, says minister David Davis

Brexit minister also reveals negotiating team is working on contingency plans in case trade deal doesn't materialise

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents', says independent property advisor

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents', says independent property advisor

'The government missed a golden opportunity to regulate letting agents'

Philip Hammond announced in his autumn statement that letting agents in England will be banned from charging fees to tenants, moving the cost to landlords instead

Monday, November 21, 2016

Monday, November 21, 2016

Universal credit system doesn't penalise poor but 'helps people into full-time work', says Iain Duncan Smith

Universal credit system doesn't penalise poor but 'helps people into full-time work', says Iain Duncan Smith

Universal credit doesn't penalise poor, says Iain Duncan Smith

Welfare cuts will leave low income families worse off by more than £2,500 a year by 2020, according to new research published ahead of Philip Hammond's autumn statement

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

'The Tory Party is likely to fracture by 2020', says Norman Lamb as MPs call for Vote Leave's NHS promise to be upheld

Boris Johnson and the Brexit liars must be held to account, says MP Norman Lamb

Boris Johnson and the Brexit liars must be held to account, says MP Norman Lamb

Lamb was one of 41 MPs who signed a letter calling for the government to uphold Vote Leave's claim that £350 million more can be spent on the NHS each week

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

'Theresa May might be ruing making somebody as independent as Philip Hammond her Chancellor', says Conservative Home

Theresa May might rue making Philip Hammond her Chancellor, says Tory insider

Theresa May might rue making Philip Hammond her Chancellor, says Tory insider

Reports have claimed Philip Hammond has attempted to slow down the Brexit process, however Downing Street have claimed the Prime Minister has confidence in the Chancellor

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

'HS2 is the worst of the various rail opportunities Philip Hammond has', says Vince Cable

HS2 written off as a 'dodgy project' by former minister Vince Cable

HS2 written off as a 'dodgy project' by former minister Vince Cable

Former business secretary also said HS2 is the worst of the options facing Chancellor Philip Hammond

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

British Airways to resume flights to Iran after sanctions lifted

British Airways to resume flights to Iran after sanctions lifted

British Airways to resume flights to Iran after sanctions lifted

Sanctions were imposed in October 2012 amid instability in the country.

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016