Chris Williamson, the Labour MP for Derby North has asked the chancellor, George Osbourne, to accept that poverty is rising and debt is increasing.
More top news
Two men have been jailed for more than ten years for bringing Class A drugs worth almost £7m into Staffordshire.
Ash Green School near Coventry faces a clean up operation on its sports pitches after travellers reportedly moved onto the grounds.
A drunken man who attacked a pensioner, punching her repeatedly and breaking her nose, has been jailed for two years.