Cable: Government must 'walk a delicate balance'

Business Secretary Vince Cable told me the Government has to "walk a delicate balance" taking a hard line on budget, but not losing out in the European Union.


No 10 seeks EU budget freeze

The Government is seeking "at best a cut, at worst a freeze" in the European Union budget negotiations this week, No 10 has said. The CBI president has urged ministers not to forget "our old friends in Europe".