Chancellor Of The Exchequer

Spring Statement: the sector will have to see how Philip Hammond's Budget affects pubs

Spring Budget unlikely to help pubs much

By Nicholas Robinson

Little of the Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Budget will give respite to the pub trade, with leaders continuing to call for tax equality.

Jacques Borel says he has obtained 24 lobbying appointments with MPs

VAT Club ‘back on track’, says Borel

By Rob Willock

Jacques Borel’s VAT Club has obtained 24 lobbying appointments with MPs and had responses from a further 55, according to the veteran campaigner.

Osborne: tax help for small business

Tories promise tax cuts on new jobs

By John Harrington

The Conservatives have promised to abolish tax on jobs created by new businesses if the party gets into power. Shadow Chancellor George Osborne said...

Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown Prime Minister (new entry)

By The PMA Team

Gordon Brown Prime Minister (new entry), Alistair Darling Chancellor of the Exchequer (6) Why they are on the list: Brown leads a Government that has...

MyShout

MyShout

It's decision day soon for the big issues affecting the trade, says MP John Grogan The House of Commons is currently taking its half term break, and...

BarTalk

BarTalk

What's your verdict on Gordon Brown so far? Nick Green Stansfield Arms Apperley Bridge West Yorks He's doing an average job. He's trying his hardest...