MPs have joined the battle to save Bradford Bulls. Local MPs George Galloway and Gerry Sutcliffe are to hold talks with the administrator.
Bradford Bulls have gone into administration and have just 10 days to avoid being liquidated, it was announced this morning.
The Dalai Lama heads an all-star cast from the world of business, sport and politics at the Yorkshire International Business Convention.
Staff at a Huddersfield nursery say they will continue fundraising after cash they raised for a memorial to a local soldier killed in Afgahnistan was stolen. Thieves broke into Nightingales nursery and took more than £500. The cash was to be spent on a bench in memory of Private Anthony Frampton.
Thieves have broken into a children's nursery and stolen more than five hundred pounds raised to celebrate the life of Private Anthony Frampton. Private Frampton was killed in an explosion in Afghanistan last month along with five colleagues.
Fuel price will not increase in the Budget. Duty will be added in August as planned however.
37 pence added to a price of cigarettes.
More money to be spent on improving super-fast broadband in Bradford and Leeds.
Improvements to rail links around Yorkshire, including Manchester to Bradford.
Unemployment forecast to be up by 0.1 percentage points by the end of the forecast period #budget
Osborne also warns of another oil price spike - but says OBR expects us to avoid a double dip with growth Jan-March
From CPI to ONS, the Budget's jargon explained through this link.