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The Institute of Directors (IoD) gave High Speed Rail 2 (HS2) a resounding thumbs down today, leaving the multi-billion pound project with precious few friends left.
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The Investment Association’s latest flagship survey has revealed an increasingly global investment hub based in the UK, as preparations to exit the European Union begin.
CPA: Capital investment essential for economic prosperity - Politics.co.uk
Commenting on plans for local authorities to decide where new schools should open, Kevin Courtney, Deputy General Secretary of the National Union of Teachers, the largest teachers’ union, said: “This is a clear admission that the free school policy has not effectively addressed local need for new places and concedes the vital role of the local authority in funding for new school places and the right of the local authority to select the provider.
Railways in the north of England and the Midlands have been promised an additional £300M by the Chancellor Philip Hammond.