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CPS urges Chancellor to help private sector drive recovery

CPS urges Chancellor to help private sector drive recovery

The Chancellor’s most urgent priority at the Budget is to support the economy through the final stages of the pandemic, by extending furlough, the business rates holiday, welfare support and the stamp duty holiday. Beyond that, the best long-term recipe for prosperity is to prioritise growth over short-term deficit reduction. …

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FTA comments on budget

Freight Transport Association Budget comments

“The £420m announced in today’s Budget to repair potholes is a drop in the ocean when you consider that work that will cost more than £8billion is needed to rectify years of under investment in our road network. The damage caused by potholes to the UK’s logistics fleet is adding …

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