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Focus must be on shortcomings in social care – NAO


A new report published by the National Audit Office believes that shortcomings must be addressed if value for money is... (Continue reading)

Investment in infrastructure needed to strengthen economy


The CBI has commented on Nick Clegg’s speech at the London School of Economics on the economy and infrastructure. It... (Continue reading)

Foot on the accelerator to deliver infrastructure

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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said that Whitehall departments that have hoarded infrastructure capital will be forced to spend... (Continue reading)

Commission proposes better financial terms for EU loans

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The European Commission has adopted new proposals, suggesting reduced interest rate margins and extended maturities for loans granted by the... (Continue reading)

FSB calls for transport investment

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The Forum of Small Business (FSB) says that the current state of the transport network shows the need for accelerated... (Continue reading)

Inverclyde Council awards school campus contract

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Inverclyde Council has awarded John Graham (Dromore) a £36.4m contract to build a new school campus. The campus in Port... (Continue reading)

MEPs approve aid for redundant workers

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The European Parliament has approved aid totalling €9,506,036 from the EU Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) for redundant workers in Austria,... (Continue reading)

High-security technology needed to protect CNI

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Information intelligence expert BAE Systems Detica has announced that, if vital critical national infrastructure is to be protected at reasonable... (Continue reading)

TCPA briefs Parliamentarians on planning framework

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Leading planning and housing charity, the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) has briefed Members of Parliament by calling for... (Continue reading)