Spending Review 2013

David Cameron launching the Tory election campaign today. Picture: Getty

My six-point plan to save Britain

28 June 2013 14:55

As Britain gets fit for what David Cameron calls the ‘global economic race’, figures out this morning confirm Britain remains…

Wriggle room welfare – 6 AME ‘cap’ observations

27 June 2013 15:53

The savings-hungry government has set its sights on welfare-related Annually Managed Expenditure (AME). At £183bn a year – it’s over…

George Osborne’s big idea

27 June 2013 11:04

What are the Ashes? This question was put to former England cricket captain Ted Dexter, the guest of honour at…

The View from 22 — Osborne’s spending review, the return of America and goodbye to Mervyn King

27 June 2013 8:38

George Osborne’s latest spending review has demonstrated how little progress he has made on pushing Britain towards fiscal sanity. On…

George Osborne’s 2013 spending review, in six graphs

26 June 2013 14:45

Listen to Isabel Hardman and James Forsyth discuss the 2013 spending review: listen to ‘Spending review 2013: the Coffee House…

George Osborne’s 2013 spending review speech

26 June 2013 14:15

listen to ‘Spending review 2013: the Coffee House analysis’ on Audioboo Here’s the full text of the speech that George…

Budgets, cuts and sacred cows

28 March 2013 8:00

Today’s newspapers disclose that Cabinet members have received letters telling them to expect 10 per cent cuts to their budget…