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The Chancellor's Spring Statement

Chancellor Philip Hammond kept to his promise of moving away from a major financial announcement at this time of year. In fact his Spring Statement almost slipped under the radar with all the focus on Russian issues.

No red briefcase, a different announcement day and no tax changes was a definite departure from the norm.

This statement mostly focussed on a raft of consultations and updating economic forecasts.

Read our full round-up here:  Spring Statement 2018