Our Autumn Statement newsroom is now open


London Chartered Accountants Blick Rothenberg LLP’s Autumn statement newsroom is up and running, providing technical back up, commentary, quotes and an interview service for journalists until Friday 27 November.

The Blick Rothenberg Autumn Statement newsroom can provide:
  • Pre-Autumn Statement commentary – our experts can give their predictions for what the Chancellor might do and suggestions for what he should or shouldn't do 
  • A presenter “Buddy” – a Blick Rothenberg expert to sit with a presenter during the announcement and comment on and/or interpret what the Chancellor is saying
  • Commentators for evening news rounds – TV and radio stations may require comment from our experts on what the Chancellor’s announcements will mean to the man in the street/middle England, etc.
  • How it will affect different situations – before and after tax comparisons for different situations, for example old age pensioners, a married company director with three children, newlyweds, etc. to see how they’ve faired following the announcement
  • Budget clinics (blog, live Q&A, etc) – our experts are on hand to answer readers’/listeners’/viewers’ questions on issues that they are concerned about or don’t understand following the announcement
  • Specific tax tables – to be discussed in advance of the Autumn Statement and produced for you on the day to show how different groups are affected
  • Twitter sessions – post-Autumn Statement providing answers to followers’ questions

On Autumn Statement Day, Wednesday 25 November, we will provide:
  • Immediate comment during the announcement on issues that the Chancellor raises
  • Assistance with deciphering technical detail
  • Interviews with financial experts on the announcements

Our media trained experts are on hand to assist with anything as stated above. If you would like comment, quotes, an interview or wish to clarify technical information, please call us:

Blick Rothenberg Newsroom:
0207 544 8980 / 07860 322 333 / 07838 547 531

Email: david@barzilay.co.uk or julian@barzilay.co.uk

We will also post live comments on twitter