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Two-faced Danny: top Lib Dem puts the knife into Osborne

Thu 19 Mar, AT 09:38
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Yesterday, it was ‘a Lib Dem Budget’… today he’s pushing a ‘fairer way’ to deal with UK deficit

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Budget 2015: enough to save day for Tories? Don’t bank on it

Wed 18 Mar, AT 16:54
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OBR warns that public spending squeeze will be tougher than anything seen in past five years

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Pension changes: will they come back to bite Britain?

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Tue 7 Apr, AT 15:03

Critics warn pensioner spending sprees could force the government to pick up the tab in the future

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Help to Buy Isas revealed in Budget: how do they work?

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Wed 18 Mar, AT 14:41

Osborne says Help to Buy Isas will give first-time buyers a 25% top-up on their savings, but there's a catch

Budget 2015: will inheritance tax change today?

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Wed 18 Mar, AT 11:39

Rumours abound that the Chancellor is about to relax the rules on inheritance tax, but the change may not come immediately

New pound coin: West Midlands teenager wins design contest

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Wed 18 Mar, AT 10:05

Pictures of tea, weather and the Rolling Stones's lips logo beaten by teen's royal coronet image for new 12-sided coin

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Budget 2015: Osborne 'shoots Labour foxes' ahead of election

Thu 19 Mar, AT 10:41

Ed Miliband no longer has an economic narrative after Osborne's Budget speech, say commentators

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Balls launches spoiler as talk grows of Tory giveaway Budget

Mon 9 Mar, AT 09:41
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Balls warns of unprecedented cuts if Tories are returned to power - but is he crying wolf again?

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Osborne ‘plans tax giveaway for lower-paid workers’

Thu 5 Mar, AT 08:15

Labour figures fear Osborne will hit pensioners – but to help the poor rather than wealthy graduates

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Incomes ‘milestone’: a Champagne or Cava moment?

Wed 4 Mar, AT 10:42

Chancellor hails incomes breakthrough but John Humphrys draws attention to ‘the small print’