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Budget: date set for 22 June

Budget set for 22 June

By Gemma McKenna

The new Government will hold its first Budget on 22 June, chancellor George Osborne announced this morning. Pubs will be fearful of the rumoured...

Howitt: No serious debate at byelection

Smoke ban rebel: Byelection a disgrace

By Ewan Turney

Smoke ban rebel Hamish Howitt slammed the Haltemprice and Howden byelection as a "disgrace" after polling just 91 votes. Howitt came 12th out of 25...

John Grogan


By John Grogan

John Grogan looks forward to heated party political debates down the pub in Manchester. Schools have gone back, summer is over and the thoughts of...