UK Budget News

Rishi raged at Boris over huge spending pledges during budget talks

TENSIONS between Rishi Sunak and Boris Johnson erupted during the budget talks, The Sun can reveal. The chancellor demanded that the prime minister’s assistants leave the room for a “conversation with reality” as he lashed out over huge spending promises. 1 Mr. Sunak’s allies became frustrated with the chaotic nature …

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Business groups attack £ 1.65bn cut to ‘level’ funding in the north after Brexit

Business groups and local councils are protesting a hidden £ 1.65bn post-Brexit cut in development finance in the north, a further blow to Boris Johnson’s claims to ‘level’ the country. South Yorkshire is set to lose £ 900million and Tees Valley and Durham £ 750million over six years, the organizations …

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NOTICE: Budget implications for North Devon – Tim Jones

Posted: 00:00 20 November 2021 Over the past four decades, North Devon and in particular its rural businesses have benefited from a wide range of government support initiatives, both political and financial. Part of this support was based on EU structural funds, which had been allocated in recognition of the …

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3.6 million UK families worse off after budget cuts

The £ 20-per-week reduction in Universal Credit (UC) Social Security benefits, along with changes to the way UC payments are ‘slashed’ by Boris Johnson’s Tory government, will leave 3.6 million families across the UK in a worse situation. This is the analysis of last month’s budget by the Resolution Foundation …

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UK benefit updates: the latest information on pension credit, universal credit …

Updated 11/15/2021 – 12:20 The UK Governments benefit plans see types and amounts change frequently, especially as the end of the year approaches. There will be advantages as the Cold weather payments that are activated, while there are also changes to Universal Credit, Pension credit and Household support fund. Make …

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