‘High quality and reliable infrastructure keeps the economy moving, drives growth in our regions, and has a greater impact on productivity than anything else.’
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The first round saw a number of councils, charities, businesses, and public projects awarded almost £125,000 to take innovative steps to tackle littering in their communities.
‘Instead of a minimalist version of neighbourhood management, we found that partnerships are growing in scope and ambition.’
‘While we have cause for celebration, the fight does not end here.’
‘Regardless of whether you own your home or rent in the social sector, residents deserve security, dignity and the opportunities to build a better life.’
NewStart spoke to three businesses who have turned what’s old into new and recycled their way to profits.
‘The Real Junk Food Project does such important work in and around Leeds and we couldn’t be more delighted to be working with them.’
‘I want people, organisations and businesses to feel inspired to get involved and make a difference.’
‘It’s unacceptable that large numbers of people seeking work are being locked out of job opportunities simply because of poor public transport connections.’
The development has provoked a fierce reaction from the local community.