Helen Ford presents our political programme from Westminster.
Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron is among the guests to discuss the winners and losers from the Budget.
Also in the programme; welfare reform, including changes to disability payments that are about to be piloted in Cumbria.
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