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November 2017 articles

Philip Hammond has bowed to industry pressure to freeze alcohol duties, except on some cheap high-strength drinks. [...]

22 November
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Fresh cash has been promised to boost the uptake of electric cars on Britain's roads and to develop new regulation for driverless [...]

22 November
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Chancellor Philip Hammond namechecked the £31bn Crossrail 2 rail project in today's Autumn Budget, though he stopped short [...]

22 November
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A new fund from the British Business Bank was announced today by chancellor Philip Hammond, to help UK startup businesses grow [...]

22 November
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Philip Hammond has announced that the government will set aside £3bn for Brexit, adding to a £700m sum already allocated. [...]

22 November
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How much more will you be paying for a pint? We'll soon find out as chancellor Philip Hammond will unveil new spending powers [...]

22 November
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Philip Hammond is facing one of the most challenging days since he became chancellor: unveil a radical, game-changing, vote-winning [...]

22 November
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It's that time of year again when the government lays out its priorities for spending in the years ahead... yep, its the Budget. [...]

22 November
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Was Paperchase right to stop advertising in the Daily Mail after backlash from campaigners? [...]

22 November
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It is fair to say that Philip Hammond has not emulated the theatrical tendencies of some of his forebears when it comes to Budget [...]

22 November
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Late on Monday night, Germany was thrown into a constitutional crisis. [...]

22 November
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Are members of the Labour party frontbench experts in doublethink? [...]

22 November
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David Davis has said the UK should be able to sign free trade deals during any transition period agreed with the European Union. [...]

21 November
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After years of giveaways for the older generations, pressure is ramping up on Philip Hammond to attract younger voters by giving [...]

21 November
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