George Osborne

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Reshape the economy for our sake and the planet’s | Letters
Letters: Colin Hines and Kevin Donovan respond to an editorial on Rishi Sunak’s economic strategy

Letters

24, Nov, 2020 @5:50 PM

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George Osborne criticised for wasting £50m on 'hi-tech' offices
Decision to pick more expensive option for NCSC had ‘an emphasis on image’, says committee

Rajeev Syal

19, Nov, 2020 @1:30 PM

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The Guardian view on Covid and the north-south divide: inequality kills | Editorial
Editorial: Boris Johnson won a landslide promising to ‘level up’ the UK. Yet the pandemic threatens to level down the country

Editorial

11, Nov, 2020 @7:20 PM

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Covid has exposed the decade-long lie that benefits are a lifestyle choice | Ruth Patrick
George Osborne says it should be game over on free school meals – but it was his anti-welfare crusade that caused such hardship, says writer Ruth Patrick

Ruth Patrick

03, Nov, 2020 @8:00 AM

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For the Covid economic recovery look to the Treasury, not the Bank
Fears about high government borrowing raising inflation and interest rates are overstated

Larry Elliott

01, Nov, 2020 @10:45 AM

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A political populism far removed from Donald Trump | Letters
Letters: Not all populist movements are negative and destructive, writes Dr Stephen Blomfield, although David Marquand thinks populism tends to flourish out of dysfunctional political systems. Plus letters from David Redshaw and Derek Heptinstall

Letters

25, Oct, 2020 @5:58 PM

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Tories seem hellbent on levelling down | Letter
Letter: The government is doing the opposite of its ‘level up’ mantra, says Jennifer Hornsby

Letters

19, Oct, 2020 @4:22 PM

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George Osborne latest name to be linked with BBC chairman job
The former chancellor and Conservative MP is reportedly being encouraged to apply

Nadeem Badshah

16, Oct, 2020 @10:38 PM

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Why the Queen’s money never goes down | Letter
Letter: Former Liberal Democrat MP Norman Baker on public ownership of the crown estate and the result of a ‘stupid’ change to the royal finance arrangements by former chancellor George Osborne

Letters

18, Sep, 2020 @3:30 PM

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The useful idiots of Brexit only make us less secure
Trump, Putin and Xi all want to make Europe less powerful and united. Britain’s departure has offered them succour

William Keegan

06, Sep, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Evening Standard to cut one-third of staff as Covid-19 hits advertising
Print edition of London paper will remain but focus will shift to digital and mobile platforms

Mark Sweney and Jim Waterson

07, Aug, 2020 @10:58 AM

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‘This isn’t really Somerset’: how the rich took over Bruton
George Osborne is the latest to move to a town home to actors, art dealers and internet billionaires

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent

10, Jul, 2020 @11:37 AM

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