Tag : infrastructure

Government Urged to “Give North a Fair Deal on Transport”

10 months ago / 0 comments

Analysis by a leading think tank has shown that infrastructure spending in Yorkshire is lower than any other region and has urged the government to do more to increase transport spending across the North of England. According to a hard hitting report by IPPR North, transport spending in Yorkshire and the Humber amounts … Read More

The long road to recovery for Puerto Rico

1 year ago / 0 comments

When Storm Maria hit the headlines, the newscasters focused on the damage done to the states it had affected in the USA. People watched the destruction in horror, shocked by the sight of homes and lives not dissimilar to their own be swept away by a storm of biblical proportions. … Read More

Leeds gets £64m of infrastructure funding

2 years ago / 0 comments

An infrastructure scheme across the Leeds City Region goes ahead after a further £64m of local funding which was approved by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. The funding is part of the largest package of Local Growth Deal investment and the funding will bring forward projects that will create jobs … Read More