‘The committee will seek to identify the disparities and explore how better data can inform policy makers on how best to level the playing field.’
Jamie Hailstone, Author at NewStart
‘We cannot say whether the scheme has delivered value for money.’
‘We will show that these plans are not just the right thing for people and the environment but also right for our economy.’
‘Research shows that the public really care about beautiful buildings and places in their area.’
‘This £142 million investment will mean we can build more of the properties our country so badly needs.’
‘The fund should be made available to the people and places which need it most.’
‘The colder weather, as well as ongoing political and economic uncertainty, made many consumers think twice before heading out to the shops.’
‘Increasingly pay gains are being swallowed up by high housing costs.’
‘You could exempt public services from paying business rates in town centres,’ said Andy Street.
‘There are a number of programmes available to support struggling towns which are either in place or under development,’ the report states.