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Cost of living support to be unveiled day after damning partygate report

Rishi Sunak will announce measures to deal with the huge squeeze on people's incomes. go to Article >

'We are worried': UK climate advisors slam 'shocking' lack of net zero delivery

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Government taking risky ‘high wire approach to net zero’ by failing to match ambition with delivery, CCC warns The government is performing a risky "high wire approach to net zero" by failing to drive rapid action towards... read more

Government Eyes Massive Cost Of Living Bail-Out – Just As Partygate Report Expected

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Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak are reported to be meeting to finalise a deal on Wednesday – the same day as the inquiry into lockdown rule-breaking is expected.The government could roll-out a massive support package to ease the cost of living... read more

Exclusive: Charities Demand Urgent Government Action On Cost Of Living Crisis

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Leading charities have demanded the government take immediate action to help people struggling with the cost of living crisis.It comes after Boris Johnson was criticised for unveiling 38 new bills in the Queen’s Speech, with none of them designed... read more

Partygate: more Tory MPs call on Boris Johnson to resign after Sue Gray report - UK politics live

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Government attempt to move on with cost of living announcement undermined as three backbenchers say PM should goRishi Sunak to announce windfall tax on energy firmsJohnson maintains ‘work events’ defence after damning reportIn interviews this... read more

BBC Question Time Audience Calls Out Timing Of £400 Energy Bill Discount

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Audience members on BBC’s Question Time have called out the “cynical” timing of the government’s emergency cost-of-living package.On Thursday, chancellor Rishi Sunak bowed to pressure to hand every household a £400 energy bill discount in a move... read more

Eight Million Low Income Households To Receive Up To £650 Help

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Rishi SunakMore than eight million low income households are set to receive lump-sum payments worth up to £650 to help with the cost of living crisis.Rishi Sunak announced an emergency £15billion worth of support to help the poorest households and... read more

Jacob Rees-Mogg's Defence Of Boris Johnson Over Partygate Leaves Interviewer 'Way Beyond Cross'

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Julia Hartley-Brewer locked horns with Jacob Rees-Mogg over Boris Johnson's premiership on WednesdayJacob Rees-Mogg’s bewildering defence of Boris Johnson over partygate left TalkRADIO host Julia Hartley-Brewer “way beyond cross” on... read more

Sue Gray Blames 'Senior Leadership' At The Top Of Government For Partygate Scandal

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Boris Johnson at his surprise birthday party in 2020.Sue Gray has blamed “senior leadership” at the top of government for allowing lockdown-busting parties to take place in Downing Street and Whitehall.In an implicit criticism of Boris Johnson,... read more

Rishi Sunak To 'Cut Energy Bills By £400 In Windfall Tax U-Turn'

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Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak during a Cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street, London. Picture date: Tuesday May 24, 2022.Rishi Sunak is expected to announce plans to give every household in Britain up to £400 off their energy bills as he... read more

Ex-Tory Councillor Tells Voters To Back Labour In Local Elections

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One former top local Tory has told people to back LabourA former senior Conservative councillor has called on voters to back Labour in tomorrow’s local elections.The dramatic intervention by Barry Macleod-Cullinane, who served as deputy leader of... read more