Philip Hammond refused to deny that he made the comments, adding that public sector staff had more generous packages than private workers.Read the full story ›
Rates should be maintained while wages continue to stagnate and the fallout from Brexit remains unclear, the Bank of England governor says.Read the full story ›
The Conservative Chancellor accuses Labour of having a "58 billion black hole" in their manifesto spending pledges.Read the full story ›
The positive results come after Chancellor Philip Hammond admitted the government is prepared to sell its stake at a loss to the taxpayer.Read the full story ›
Taxpayers have recovered all of the £20.3 billion bailout injected into Lloyds to prevent it from collapsing during the financial crisis.Read the full story ›
Chancellor Philip Hammond has backed Prime Minister Theresa May's call for an early election, arguing it is in the "national interest" ahead of Brexit negotiations.
Right decision - it's in the national interest to call a GE, strengthening PM's negotiating hand in Europe. #GE2017
Take a look here to find out what the key announcements are from the 2017 Budget.Read the full story ›