Autumn Statement 2013: Newspaper reaction

budget 2 How did the newspapers react to George Osborne’s latest Autumn Statement? What grabbed the headlines? The increase to State Pension age or the changes to Income Tax and the personal allowance? We’ve rounded up all the headlines to help you follow the coverage of today’s speech. The Telegraph Fixing the economy is far from over, warns George Osborne Families will pay an extra £3 billion in Inheritance ...

Budget 2013: Newspaper reaction

Evening Standard Front page 20_03_2013As usual the newspapers are full of reaction to the Chancellor's annual Budget speech. The day started with George Osborne taking to Twitter to announce that "Today I'll present a Budget that tackles the economy's problems head on helping those who want to work hard and get on." However there was controversy as the London Evening Standard leaked the contents of the Budget via Twitter before the Chancellor had even taken to his feet to start his speech. So, what did the papers have to say? Read on to ...

Autumn Statement 2012: Newspaper reaction

budget 2How did the newspapers react to George Osborne’s Autumn Statement? The changes to pensions, the cap on increases to many State Benefits  and the cancellation of the planned 3p rise in fuel duty are making the early headlines. What do you think? We’d love to hear your views, why not leave a comment at the bottom of this article?  The Telegraph Osborne grabs £2billion from middle cla...