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Chancellor’s statement follows campaigns to end period poverty
The government will provide free sanitary products in secondary schools and colleges in England from the next school year.
The chancellor made the announcement in the spring statement, where the Office for Budget Responsibility forecast growth of 1.2% this year – a downgrade from the 1.6% forecast at the budget in 2018.Continue reading...