Philip Hammond

Theresa May's chief of staff met with influential property experts yesterday as Number 10 continued its push to [...]

24 November 2017

The "big disappointment" from yesterday's Budget was a failure to shake up green belt restrictions, according [...]

23 November 2017
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Government debt will not return to levels seen before the financial crisis until 2060 owing to the UK's weak [...]

23 November 2017
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School are sheer pressure cookers – there are no two ways about it – and that pressure is mounting. [...]

23 November 2017
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Alarm bells have been sounded over living standards, with one think tank warning that Britain is on course for [...]

23 November 2017
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Work in progress and still some way to go – that was my immediate take on the Budget. The good news was that [...]

23 November 2017
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There's a wonderful clip doing the rounds of Australian MP Bob Katter answering a question on the country’s [...]

23 November 2017
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Should Philip Hammond remain chancellor of the exchequer? [...]

23 November 2017
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Recent weeks have seen a flurry of government activity focused on the housing market and how to build more affordable [...]

23 November 2017
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The chancellor was handed a tough challenge in his Budget yesterday by the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR). [...]

23 November 2017
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​Chancellor Philip Hammond yesterday promised to turn Britain into a prosperous nation of homeowners, yet was [...]

23 November 2017
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Conservative MPs have rallied behind Philip Hammond after his long-awaited Autumn Budget. [...]

22 November 2017
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The chancellor announced yet another freeze on fuel duty today, keeping the tax the same for the longest period [...]

22 November 2017
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The government is "not minded" to reduce Britain's VAT registration threshold, though Chancellor Philip Hammond [...]

22 November 2017
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Today’s Autumn Budget speech was injected with usual levity by Chancellor Philip Hammond. [...]

22 November 2017
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The UK government is planning to generate £15bn by 2023 through the sale of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) shares, [...]

22 November 2017
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Corporation tax was maintained at 19 per cent in today's budget, however, the chancellor announced chances to [...]

22 November 2017
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“Against a sombre economic backdrop, the Chancellor today gripped the steering wheel on the UK economy. This [...]

22 November 2017
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Philip Hammond's big housing announcement was met with cheers in the House of Commons this afternoon - but the [...]

22 November 2017
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Government forecasts have been significantly revised down following a belated acknowledgement of the UK's poor [...]

22 November 2017
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Calls to slash air passenger duty to keep Britain competitive as it leaves the European Union were not acceded [...]

22 November 2017
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Economic forecasts relied on by chancellor Philip Hammond in his Budget make no allowance for a so-called Brexit [...]

22 November 2017
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Sweeping changes to the UK's pensions and savings regime were largely avoided by chancellor Philip Hammond today. [...]

22 November 2017
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The chancellor has put tech firms firmly in his sights, announcing a change to the way online businesses are taxed [...]

22 November 2017
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Diesel drivers are facing higher taxes under a scheme set out by Philip Hammond in the chancellor's Autumn Budget [...]

22 November 2017
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Philip Hammond has bowed to industry pressure to freeze alcohol duties, except on some cheap high-strength drinks. [...]

22 November 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond namechecked the £31bn Crossrail 2 rail project in today's Autumn Budget, though [...]

22 November 2017
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A new fund from the British Business Bank was announced today by chancellor Philip Hammond, to help UK startup [...]

22 November 2017
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Philip Hammond has announced that the government will set aside £3bn for Brexit, adding to a £700m sum already [...]

22 November 2017
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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 [...]

22 November 2017
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