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Construction

Posted 6 hours ago

Construction growth forecast downgraded

Economic prospects for UK construction industry growth have been given a gloomy forecast, with a warning of ‘clear signs’ that next year will be ‘difficult’ for the industry. Economists at the Construction Products Association (CPA) have predicted a poor outlook for so-called ‘crane spotters’ (think train spotters, for construction) as they expect industry growth to […]

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OLE

Posted 7 days ago

Sparks fly as Labour hits back over electrification scrappage plans

The Labour Party have criticised plans to scrap or downgrade rail electrification projects in Wales, the Midlands and the North, with a warning of longer journey times, spiralling costs and increased carbon emissions. The Tory government have been accused of ‘years of broken promises’ for failing to deliver on pledges to develop a faster, greener […]

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construction industry

Posted 3 months ago

Construction industry writes wishlist ahead of the General Election

With Parliament officially dissolved today, MPs have received the green light to hit the campaign trail towards the General Election in June. With many still reeling from Theresa May’s shock announcement last month, construction industry leaders have weighed-in with their own manifestos. The documents detail a range of construction-related commitments they hope the political parties […]

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