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HS3, trans-Pennine tunnels, and extra savings incentives for those on low incomes have all been discussed prior to the statement.
But what will he actually announce?
And will Lancashire finally find out what he has in mind after his review of the business rates system?
Follow our live Budget coverage here from 12pm today.See the Evening Post tomorrow for a full round-up of the key measures and reaction from around the county