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Woke up, fell out of bed …

Osborne angry about BBC’s Orwellian jibe The Times, Friday 5th December 2014 George Osborne rounded on a BBC journalist yesterday for suggesting that he was taking Britain back to 1930s deprivation depicted by George Orwell. In a tetchy interview with … Continue reading

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Crumbs of comfort

The chancellor failed to mention the word ‘manufacturing’ once during his Autumn Statement last Thursday. The main thrust of his speech was that the economy is on course for sustained growth. But he warned that the green shoots need careful … Continue reading

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