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Budget 2021 as it happened: Furlough extended, 5% mortgages and support for tourism unveiled


Budget 2021 LIVE: Latest updates as Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces spending plans

By Michael Taylor

Last updated:

    - Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, set to announce his Budget to create and save jobs and revive the economy following the coronavirus pandemic
  • - Furlough scheme extended until September
  • - Budget announcement set to be after 12.30pm in House of Commons