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Pensions and Older People



Prime Minister's Questions - 11 July 2012

July 11, 2012

NHS funding, armed forces cutbacks, milk prices and university technical colleges were on the agenda at today's PMQs

Press briefing afternoon 10 July 2012

July 10, 2012

President Hollande's visit, Lords reform and benefits for pensioners were discussed at this press briefing

Welfare speech

June 25, 2012

"In a world of fierce competitiveness – a world where no-one is owed a living – we need to have a welfare system that the country can properly afford."

Press Briefing Morning 6 June 2012

June 6, 2012

The economy and Eurozone, the Jubilee, Baroness Warsi and benefits for the elderly were among topics discussed at this press briefing

Prime Minister's Questions

April 18, 2012

Taxation, pensions, unemployment and sanctions in Burma were on the agenda at today’s PMQs

Press Briefing 18 April 2012 Morning

Unemployment, Aung San Suu Kyi, harmful online content and the Finance Bill.

Press briefing 22 March 2012 morning

March 22, 2012

Ministerial tax, tax relief on charitable giving and Child Benefit were among topics discussed at the 10 Downing Street press briefing

Press briefing 19 March 2012 morning

March 19, 2012

Minimum wage and the Royal Mail were among topics discussed at the 10 Downing Street press briefing

Morning press briefing from 20 December 2011

January 10, 2012

Press briefing from the Prime Minister’s spokesperson on pensions negotiations, HMRC and Peter Bone MP

Morning press briefing from 19 December 2011

Press briefing on support for military personnel, North Korea, banking reform, pensions negotiations and International Monetary Fund