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Thousands of small businesses at risk amid ‘unprecedented’ confidence slump since Brexit vote

Sajid Javid urged to make radical interventions to avoid a very bleak winter Thousands of small businesses are struggling to ...

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21 October 2019

Why appeal decisions have shot up

A recent spike in appeal decisions has been attributed by the Planning Inspectorate to recruitment of more staff but observers ...

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23 September 2019

10 key things that happened in the Planning world this week...

Ten of the biggest stories from the past week including news that housing and planning minister Esther McVey has said ...

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20 September 2019

HS2 railway could go over budget and be delayed by seven years

The controversial HS project could end up costing billion and be delayed by seven years There were reports that it ...

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3 September 2019

HS2: Review to examine costs and benefits of rail project

The government is launching a review of high-speed rail link HS - with a go or no-go decision by the ...

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21 August 2019