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Employers' NI contributions axed for under-21s

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National Insurance axed for the Under 21s (for employers).

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Employers' National Insurance contributions abolished for workers aged under 21. Osborne 'big shout going out' to Tory MPs who've campaigned

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Osborne: Fuel duty rise shows Govt on side of families

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September's 2p fuel duty cancelled. Osborne definitely on side of motorists although he cites "hard working families"

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Cancelling these rises over the past few years has cost £22 billion, he says.

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Support for young people seeking apprenticeships

Jobseekers aged 18-21 will be required to start traineeships or work experience. Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Funding for Jobcentres to support 16 and 17-year-olds in finding apprenticeship or traineeship.

Requirement for job seekers aged 18 to 21 to start traineeship, work experience or community work after six months or lose their benefits.

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