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.
Civic leaders will publish a plan showing how spending £28bn on transport, flood defences, broadband, business parks and other infrastructure in South Yorkshire and its neighbouring areas could help generate 70,000 jobs and 6,000 new businesses.
The ‘infrastructure investment plan’ is the first of its kind outside London.
It will be used to showcase the area to potential investors at the... read more
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