The Queen's Speech was delivered by the Queen on Wednesday 21st June 2017. Although the Queen reads the speech, it is written by the government. It contains an outline of its policies and proposed legislation for the new parliamentary session. www.parliament.uk/stateopening
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, delivers his Budget Statement to the House of Commons on Wednesday 8 March 2017. The Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, then responds to the Budget Statement.