Essex County Council is set to spend approximately £85 million to create more than 400 new special school places across the county.

Nicola Sturgeon has announced funding of up to £200 million has been issued to help create new jobs at a Highlands engineering company.

Over £7 million has been awarded to help create and develop around 140 new farming businesses across Scotland.

A new report has claimed that there needs to be continual support for the north’s low carbon economy, to increase economic activity in the region.

Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced he will deliver his first Autumn Statement on Wednesday 23 November.

Dumfries and Galloway Council has reduced its staff numbers by around 600 full-time positions, in the space of a year.

The second round of the Community Minibus Fund has been launched by Transport Minister Andrew Jones.

New approaches to make the UK more resilient to flooding have been outlined in the government’s National Flood Resilience Review.

The Adam Smith Institute has branded the High-Speed 2 rail project ‘economically irresponsible’ and has called for it to be scrapped.

A public consultation has shown support for proposals to devolve power and funding from Westminster to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

Cllr John Clancy, the leader of Birmingham City Council, has signed a development deal worth up to £2 billion with a Chinese company.

The Resolution Foundation has urged ministers to ignore calls to cut future increases to the National Living Wage (NLW).

A new Heritage Lottery Fund report has called for collaborative national and local action to deliver new ways of funding parks.

Over £1million has been paid out by the government to more than 180 flood-hit farmers to help their business recovery after last Winter’s storms.

Financial auditors KPMG has criticised Northampton Council’s handling of a £10.25 million stadium redevelopment loan given to Northampton Town Football Club.

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