‘Broadband funding not enough to address rural imbalance’
New multi-million pound investment to deliver superfast broadband to thousands of extra homes in connectivity ‘not-spots’ will not go far enough to resolve the “unacceptable” imbalance of service in urban and rural areas, critics have claimed.
East Yorkshire MP Sir Greg Knight has renewed his call for the government to scrap the annual ritual of abandoning British summertime in winter and urged that clocks be brought forward by one hour all year round.
Prime Minister ‘totally committed’ to Yorkshire devolution
The Prime Minister has given one of the clearest indications yet that wide-ranging powers could be handed to regions like Yorkshire, as she heralded the successes of the nation’s initial devolution deals.
Investment plan shows way to thousands of new Yorkshire jobs
THE POTENTIAL for Yorkshire to create thousands of jobs and businesses will be underlined by a new plan unveiled today as pressure grows on the Chancellor to herald an era of major investment in the North.
Yorkshire businesses ‘can benefit massively’ from American infrastructure projects, leading US lawyers
Businesses in Yorkshire and the North of England are well placed to capitalise on plans from both US presidential candidates to massive infrastructure spending if elected, a leading US lawyer has said.