Trade union officials have met with the prime minister just as the leader of Unite fights a war of words with Ed Miliband.
Some of the funding for the school sports partnership will be spared from cuts, education secretary Michael Gove has announced.
The legal status of Twitter in court cases has been clarified, with the country's most senior judge ruling that it may be used during trials.
A key meeting between bank bosses and ministers has been cancelled due to the chaos caused by the weather.
A key committee vote to determine support for the government's controversial plans on housing benefit takes place today.