Oxfordshire has been given a £6.2m funding boost from the Government to help unlock 15,000 new homes and improvements to local transport in Didcot Garden Town.
Paul Haddlesey sets out why local authorities should ensure street lighting infrastructure can adapt to future data input needs.
The Government has announced 19 road improvement projects across the country will receive a share of £75m.
A think tank has slammed successive Governments for leaving the North underfunded compared to London in what they describe as a ‘national scandal’.
Councils in the south east are calling on the Government to provide more infrastructure investment after figures suggest the region is falling behind London.
England’s counties have called on the Government to institute a ‘radical programme of fiscal devolution’ in order to create one million jobs and prepare the country for Brexit.
Whitehall has today announced the launch of a £400m digital infrastructure fund designed to ‘kick-start’ better broadband connections across the country.
The Government has announced more than £6bn will be made available to upgrade the country’s major roads.
Christopher Brigstocke explores how councils can use a Development Rights Auction Model (DRAM) to unlock development.
The Queen’s speech saw the Government prepare to take high speed rail to the North and reiterate commitments to develop the driverless and electric car industries.