Posts tagged with ‘George Osborne’

The chill wind of austerity

Gosh, it’s been a depressing week in British politics. Austerity is such a grey, foggy, Victorian sort of word. They’ll be talking about retrenchment next. And you don’t have to be an expert in the fine details of the budget to realise that there’s no way the government can cut total spending by 20% without […]