Osborne drives science investment message

SCIENCE was the theme for Chancellor George Osborne as he continued to carry the standard for his Northern Powerhouse initiative in Cheshire.

During his visit to Sci-Tech Daresbury and Thorton Science Park, Ince, Mr Osborne also launched a consultation on research and development tax credits to ensure that small firms have the best possible government support to invest in research and innovation.

Both sites he visited have benefited from a share of £5.9bn of government investment in science. The Hartree Centr... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...