More than half the spending on England’s transport network is going to London with the imbalance set to get worse, according to a report by Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR). The report Paying for Our Progress, published this week by IPPR North, reveals that whilst £1,943 is being spent per head in London on current or planned transport projects only £190 is being spent in Yorkshire, £220 in the North East and £680 in the North West £680. The […]
Firethorn Trust is looking to build a 500,000sq ft logistics park in Peterborough with plans to open it in the summer of 2022.
The government should create an organisation that involves the public in major infrastructure schemes, in order to prevent projects like the Stanford West lorry park being dropped.
Fuel duty will remain frozen this year, announced Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne in his Summer Budget this afternoon, following speculation that it would be increased.