There has been a big fall in the number of workers starting apprenticeships since the introduction of the government's apprenticeship levy earlier this year.
Some analysts said the OBR was overestimating the capacity of British businesses to drive up productivity. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images.
Alarm bells are ringing over the future of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon. The �1.2bn project was noticeable by its absence from the Chancellor's Budget speech yesterday, and for many in Wales the omission was the biggest disappointment of the afternoon.
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Protesters place windmills made from British Gas bills during a Centrica AGM in London. The company has lost 823,000 British Gas customers since JuneSteve Parson / PA.