Expert Simon Wagman says how people will be affected - from the young to the elderly and low earners to the self-employed.Read the full story ›
Former chancellor George Osborne sent his successor a message of support on the day of his first Budget.
In a tweet to Philip Hammond, he wrote: "Good luck Philip with the first of what I hope will be many successful budgets.
"Standing there with that red box is quite a moment. Enjoy it!"
Good luck Philip with the first of what I hope will be many successful budgets. Standing there with that red box is quite a moment.Enjoy it!
Philip Hammond faces is expected to deliver an "upbeat" message in his first Budget as Britain heads towards Brexit.Read the full story ›
Enforced footwear dress codes are "demeaning" and can leave women with serious foot and leg injuries, debate in Parliament hears.Read the full story ›
Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show, MP Karl McCartney has criticised his own committee's report into Brexit.Read the full story ›
Labour have lost the Copeland by-election, a seat they had held since 1983, as the Conservatives edged the vote by 2,000 votes.Read the full story ›
- Video report by ITV News Political Correspondent Carl Dinnen
Thursday's by-election in the constituency of Stoke-on-Trent Central is turning into a three-way fight between UKIP, Labour and the Conservatives.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is facing his most difficult electoral challenge so far with Ukip expected to pose the greatest challenge in Stoke, particularly given the Midlands city's support for Brexit in last year's EU referendum.
But Ukip leader Paul Nuttall, who is standing for the seat, has faced criticism for a statement on his website falsely claiming he lost "close friends" in the Hillsborough disaster in which 96 Liverpool fans died.
Labour in-fighting and an uphill struggle for Mr Nuttall to regain the public's trust could leave the door ajar for a previously unthinkable Tory win.
- Full list of candidates in the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election
A protest over Donald Trump's state visit to the UK is being held in Nottingham, Leicester and Birmingham this evening.Read the full story ›