The Queen of England has been handed an five per cent pay raise the day after £11.5bn of Government spending cuts were announced.

The Treasury will pay out a Sovereign Grant of £37.89m, up from £36.1m from the previous year.

While the Unemployed who have lost there jobs will have to wait a week until they can claim jobseekers allowance. And people who cannot speak English will have to learn the language in order to claim benefits.