The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond will deliver his first Budget this afternoon – Britain’s first proper budget since the EU referendum.
It’ll also be the last Budget to be held in the spring, as the main statement will be moved to the autumn with a spring statement being held in March.
The BBC, ITV and Sky News will have live coverage on TV and online.
The Budget begins at 12.30pm after the Prime Minister takes questions from MPs at midday.
The 2017 State Opening of Parliament takes place at the Palace of Westminster today (21 June). It marks the formal start of the parliamentary year and will be Theresa May’s first Queen’s Speech as Prime Minister. The speech will set… Read more
FYI technical system crash seconds before 10. Director had to switch to a back-up system ASAP. @huwbbc doing great job #BBCNewsTen — Paul Royall (@paulroyall) June 20, 2017 Still better than ITV ? pic.twitter.com/b3hh8dBTTM — Huws At Ten (@HuwsAtTen) June… Read more
The BBC will broadcast live coverage of Trooping the Colour today. Live from Horse Guards Parade in London, Huw Edwards presents coverage of the world’s most famous military parade, where the 1st Battalion Irish Guards troop their colour, to mark… Read more
Watch as Sky News presenter Isabel Webster drops Dame Elizabeth Anionwu’s DBE medal live on Sky News Sunrise.
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Angry scenes outside the Kensington Townhall as a woman confronts BBC News reporter Dan Johnson.