'We have secured an ambitious deal recognising the strong case we have made for investment which delivers growth benefitting all our communities.'
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’The Treasury’s rationale is to prioritise the use of PWLB for investment in services and local regeneration, and to reduce borrowing to invest in commercial property.'
'The chancellor has unveiled a “Bob the Builder” Budget – if the country needs it we will build it and get it done.'
'The blended model is also transforming how social investment works, proving that with the right mix of finance the sector’s capital needs can increasingly be met.'
'This is unacceptable as the housing crisis is not just affecting the South East but is holding back large parts of the country, including our rural communities across England.'
One of the report’s co-authors, Conservative MP Neil O’Brien said it is ‘no wonder some parts of the country feel short-changed’.
'They want action on widening inequality, struggling public services and the global climate crisis.'
'Ultimately, the real value of a customer journey-based approach is that the level of insight built up over time helps to future-proof services.'
'Some policy guidelines have actively stacked the odds against the regions. Time is not on our side and we cannot afford to keep on repeating those mistakes.'
'A large part of public contracts is now demonstrating social impact, not just in terms of financials but the benefit to society and the environment.'