public spending

Campaigners set out proposals for a better deal for low-income taxpayers
Academy of Medical Sciences

Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old. Richard McClintock, a Latin professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, looked up one of the more obscure Latin words, consectetur, from a Lorem Ipsum passage,… Read more »

Latest articles

Public borrowing set to hit nearly £150bn by end of financial year
Public borrowing rockets to record-breaking levels

By Peter Wozniak Public sector net borrowing rose to £23.3 billion in November, breaking previous records, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown. The figure is up from £17.4 billion at this point last year, and outstrips the former peak of £21.1 billion in December 2009. The net borrowing figure, upon which the government… Read more »