What does the UK Budget announced by the Chancellor Osborne say about the nation's state of health? Financially, we know, it's not so good. But more importantly, the Brits seem to be lacking something at the core. Where was the vision? Where was the inspiration? Where was the hope for a brighter, greener, fairer, more pleasant society? Completely lacking in new ideas, we were presented with a mishmash of rehashed Tory stratagems which tinker at the edges of a hundred different initiatives without any intention of making the slightest difference to the quality of people's lives.