Public Sector

Budget 2017: Plans for 300,000 more homes a year

In a pre-curser to today’s budget, Phillip Hammond announced plans to build 300,000 extra homes a year.

Prime Minister announces investment boost for R&D and transport

New measures form part of the government's proposed Industrial Strategy.

North to get new transport powers

Transport Minister Jesse Norman has announced the government is set to devolve transport powers to regions.

Vision 2020: Bold new strategy for the CITB unveiled

New vision to reestablish CITB as an agile, forward-thinking skills body.

Government outlines housing vision

The government has released its future ‘vision for housing’.

Sellafield decommissioning fells tower

Decommissioning of Sellafield has progressed to the demolition of the chimney tower sitting on top of the First Generation Reprocessing Plant

Sadiq Khan urges Chancellor to prioritise housebuilding this Budget

Consequences of losing 100,000 EU workers would be "catastrophic".

Rail infrastructure inquiry launched

Transport Committee seeks views on the adequacy of the current system in planning and delivering rail infrastructure.

The Mayor of London’s draft London Housing Strategy

Claire Fallows, Partner at Charles Russell Speechlys, offers her opinion of the plan.

Largest Joint Venture in North West

Galliford Try Partnerships and Trafford Housing Trust join together to create joint venture.