Newcastle & area stories mentioning Brexit, 2020-11-23–2020-11-26

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Spending review LIVE: Rishi Sunak expected to announced public sector pay freeze

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Watch: Rishi Sunak says Gov must make 'tough choices' 16:55 Katie Collings Decision 'regrettable', says David Cameron David Cameron has said the decision to suspend the commitment to spend 0.7% of national income on overseas aid is “regrettable”. The former prime minister, who enshrined the 0.7% commitment in law, said the Government did not need to abandon it now, despite the difficult financial situation. “I think it is a very sad moment,” he said in a pooled clip for broadcasters. “It said something great about Britain, not just that we care about tackling global poverty or tackling climate change or helping those who don’t have what we have in this country. “It was that we were actually ...

Spending Review is 'missed opportunity' in Government's levelling-up plan

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Part of the Newcastle City Centre skyline (Image: Newcastle Journal) Want the latest news sent to your inbox daily? Sign up to our FREE newsletter below Subscribe When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Thank you for subscribing We have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Invalid Email North East business leaders have rued the “missed opportunity” of the Chancellor’s Spending Review after questions on the Government’s much-vaunte...