Monthly Archives: December 2008

Jim Pickard

The 15 bills in the Queen’s Speech are as dry as dust*.

But Alex and I have been told that Gordon Brown is about to reveal the big surprise. Read more

Jim Pickard

Joy all round at the weekend when Royal Bank of Scotland promised to give six months’ grace to customers struggling to keep up with their mortgages.

Leave aside the obvious point that this is a delay rather than a stay of execution.   Read more