George Osborne

Monday 27 October 2014

DAVID Cameron and George Osborne have welcomed a report which suggests journey times between northern English cities could be slashed under proposals put forward yesterday by the boss of the £50 billion HS2 high-speed rail project.

Thursday 23 October 2014

A leading devolution expert has warned that Commons Leader William Hague's controversial push for "English votes for English laws" (Evel) could lead to Scottish independence.

Thursday 23 October 2014

WHILE it will undoubtedly be a relief to many hard-pressed households, the growing likelihood that the first rise in UK interest rates from their record low will happen later rather than sooner is absolutely no cause for celebration.

Tuesday 21 October 2014

George Osborne suffered a fresh blow today as the six-year squeeze on earnings growth was blamed for the latest official figures showing a widening hole in the public finances.