The Tradeshow Access Programme has been invaluable for the rail sector, and costs very little.
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Chris Skidmore: To keep up with our G7 colleagues, we must increase our spending on innovation and research
Currently the UK spends around 1.7 per cent of its GDP on R&D. Yet the US and China are heading towards three per cent GDP, and others even more.
John Baron: A shortfall in funding threatens the British Council’s future. The Government must protect this crucial institution.
One of the ‘jewels in the crown’ of British soft power is at risk of the biggest set of closures in its 90-year history.
Our experience suggests arrivals stores could boost UK airport passenger spending by between 20 and 30 per cent.
Rehman Chisti: We must not level down the South East in pursuit of levelling up other areas of the country.
Medway, the unitary authority for my constituency of Gillingham and Rainham, is in the top 22 per cent of the most deprived areas for education in England.
The former Chancellor discusses his conservative vision with Ryan Henson of the Coalition for Global Prosperity.
Failing to implement – or even entertain the notion of – change helps no-one, aside from perhaps a handful who use the health service for cheap populism.
The Budget was, if truly honest, a sign that the Government shuns spending cuts and embraces tax rises – which is ultimately unsustainable.
The International Trade Secretary joined the panel for a live event with Anand Menon, Katy Balls and Andy Burwell, chaired by Paul Goodman.
Ben Houchen: The Budget. On Wednesday, Sunak must hear the voice of the North – and kickstart a new era of job creation.
The “Red Wall” communities in my area overwhelmingly backed Johnson in the last election, and it’s essential that the faith they put in him is returned.
The International Trade Secretary joins a panel including Prof Anand Menon, Katy Balls and Paul Goodman.
It’s better equipped than London to sympathise with the economic realities of what is going on in cities far closer.
Mark Garnier: I have never voted against the Government before. But the proposed cut to foreign aid leaves me with no choice.
My colleagues and I were elected on a promise to uphold our aid commitment. Breaking my word is a very big deal.
The region has been conspicuously absent from our foreign policy discourse, largely attributable to mistrust on intervention caused by the Iraq war.