The British public is split about whether the economy is getting better, according to a poll carried out for ITV News:
- Over the past three months 34% believe the UK economy has got better while 34% said it had got worse. 32% say there has been no change.
- However, two in five (44%) said their personal financial situation has got worse in the past three months, compared to just 15% who said it got better.
Today Chancellor George Osborne revealed his Autumn Statement but what does the statement mean for you?
George Osborne has delivered his first upbeat assessment of the economy, although he cautioned that there’s still more work to do.
The Chancellor has chosen measures today that should shove the recovery along and make it a bit easier for some companies to do business.