Chancellor promises to tackle regional imbalances by reforming how Treasury apportions funds

Sajid Javid has pledged to use his first budget to kickstart a decade of renewal for the economy after announcing 11 March as the date for the delayed set-piece event.

The chancellor said his package would focus on unleashing Britain’s potential after the country’s departure from the EU at the end of this month.

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