Hammond pledges to “fire up” Northern Powerhouse projects

Today the Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered a budget in what he said “paves the way for a brighter future.” For the future of the North, more specifically the Northern Powerhouse, Hammond announced that the Conservative government is ready to “fire up” the progress in these regions. The Chancellor announced that The Transforming Cities Fund, which aims to “address weaknesses in city transport systems in order to raise productivity and spread prosperity”, will receive a boost of £2.4bn. There will also be an ... 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...
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