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Osborne’s lucky escape

The Chancellor and Prime Minister should resurrect their charitable sides and repair the Budget’s damage

By Peter Kellner  

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne (centre) and Conservative candidate for Mayor of London Zac Goldsmith (right) meet Network Rail workers at Northumberland Park Station in Tottenham, north London, where work is being carried out on the London to Cambridge line.

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