Walking the tightrope: our take on today’s Spending Review and Budget

Rishi Sunak has given his third Budget since his appointment and the first multi-year Spending Review to set the scope for government departmental spending since 2015.

Today’s announcements were made amidst a backdrop of a stronger than expected economic recovery from the pandemic and encouraging signs that its damage to the economy was less severe than previously thought.

Read on to find out more about the numbers, the politics, and what it means for businesses and organisations across the country here.