Archive of 20 March 2013
George Osborne tried to present a Budget which appealed to ordinary people today, while confirming the UK economy is expected to grow at half the rate predicted in December.
George Osborne joined Twitter today and was met by a predictable barrage of abuse and cruel jokes.
George Osborne is set to test Albert Einstein's definition of insanity as "doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results" when he delivers his fourth Budget later today.
The Budget is expected to announce a new rule to tackle tax avoidance, but campaigners are calling it a 'sham' and a 'green light' for companies to continue to avoid British taxes.
A new inspection report on the state of Winchester prison has revealed neglect and abuse of inmates.