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Further £11.5bn spending cuts

Chancellor George Osborne said that seven government departments have provisionally agreed to cuts of up to 10% for 2015 to help make savings of £11.5bn.

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Seven Whitehall departments agree to spending cuts

Seven Whitehall departments have agreed to make cuts to help make savings of £11.5bn for 2015, Chancellor George Osborne has announced.

Justice, energy and communities departments are among those which will make "provisional" savings of up to 10 percent.

The Whitehall department s have agreed to cuts of up to 10 percent Credit: PA Wire

The full details will be revealed in next month's spending review.

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