The Coalition's U-Turns So Far - Forests, Graduate Tax, Work Experience.. What's Next?

Posted: Updated:

The possibility of a coalition re-think on child benefit for households with a higher-rate taxpayer will arguably be one of the biggest backtrack by ministers so far.

But it's just the latest in a fairly long list of U-turns performed by ministers. Some are trivial, others have been seen as significant victories for campaigners and the opposition.

Turns out there have been quite a few...


Share this
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

U-turn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Arts events licence plan set for U-turn

Barclays makes U-turn as it accepts £7bn ECB handout

SNP toast PM's u-turn on minimum pricing

Government forced into U-turn on flagship work experience scheme