It’s a recovery—but whose?
The majority of people believe the Tories that the economy is recovering, a new poll shows. But 70 percent say they do not feel they are getting any benefits from it.
Protester won’t be deported
A judge has overturned home secretary Theresa May’s decision to deny a visa to protester Trenton Oldfield.
He faced being deported to Australia despite living in Britain since 2001. Trenton was jailed for six weeks after he disrupted the Oxford-Cambridge boat race last year.
Minister denies benefit debacle
Benefits minister Iain Duncan Smith insisted last week that “there’s no debacle” in his flagship plan to combine benefits into a single Universal Credit.
It emerged that more than £40 million spending had to be written off and hundreds of thousands of people still won’t be on it by 2017.