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Osborne’s Budget: the front pages

Tough but fair, or a punitive Budget that hits the poor hardest? Here’s what the papers have to say

Daily Telegraph: The enforcer

Daily Telegraph

Guardian: Pain now, more pain later


Times: The axe-and-tax pact


Financial Times: Osborne's kill or cure Budget


Sun: Recovery masterplan revealed

The Sun

Daily Mirror: Blood, sweat and tears

Daily Mirror

Independent: Tough? Yes . . . But fair?


Daily Mail: I told you it was going to hurt!

Daily Mail


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