'We recognised the goal posts had changed and decided not to look to buy any property assets using borrowed funds.'
'There is a significant risk that vital infrastructure such as schools and hospitals will not be returned to the public sector in the right condition.'
'Homes England remains open for business and committed to helping our partners deliver much-needed new homes.'
The local authority said gbpartnerships has ‘an excellent track record in working as a property partner to the public sector’.
‘Taking back the management of our housing stock will help us to ensure people live in safe, affordable and suitable accommodation.'
‘There is a critical need to improve the nation’s health, reduce carbon emissions and create long-lasting economic benefits.'
'Selling Bristol Energy is in the best interests for the council and city tax payers.'