‘Hammond got it WRONG’: Ex-May aide launches attack on Chancellor days ahead of Budget

THERESA May's former chief-of-staff launched a scathing attack on Philip Hammond just a week before the Budget.

Nick Timothy, who was one of the Prime Minister's closest aides, accused the Chancellor of lacking policy ideas for overhauling the economy.

He also warned the current leadership at the Treasury risked driving more voters towards Jeremy Corbyn's hard-Left Labour party by failing to have "a burning desire to make people's lives better."

Mr Timothy's broadside, in a newspaper article, increased concerns among Tory MPs that a rift is growing between allies of Mrs May and her...
source: Express