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... For the full story register now for free or login below...