‘The estimated £800m we will receive from the intra-city transport settlement is the single biggest pot of devolved cash we will have ever been given.'
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‘The pandemic is just the latest of three ‘once in a lifetime’ economic shocks the UK experienced in a little over a decade.'
A fifth of businesses surveyed said they are not sure that they will be trading next summer.
The utility company is aiming for up to 80 new starters a month, with placements lasting for six months and covering 25 hours a week.
Early estimates for October indicate that there were 200,000 fewer employees on payroll in the capital than the same time in the previous year.
‘Already the proportion of people who think there is equality of opportunity in Britain has fallen.'
A new report calls for a long-term strategic vision which can guide the country through a vital post-Covid recovery.
The idea of a neighbourhood where everything is just 20 minutes away is gaining traction around the world, writes Melanie Desert.
It also provides a number of case studies of different rural economy initiatives as well as some examples of successful rural businesses.
Almost two thirds (59%) of the people surveyed were worried the pandemic would widen social and economic inequalities.