When I moved to Central London, I was acutely aware that I wasn’t going to get much square footage for my rent budget. Having been a student for four years previously, I was prepared for a rather bijou existence.
MPC recently hosted a breakfast with the now Conservative Mayor for the Combined Authority for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough - Cllr James Palmer. Unsurprisingly, given the nature of his powers and the challenges facing the region in its attempt to rival Silicon Valley, the conversation focused heavily on infrastructure.
The Prime Minister has finally done it and taken steps to put this parliament out its misery, seek her own mandate and secure a proper working majority.Over the last few months readers of this blog will know that we’ve long viewed the stated aim of keeping this government running until 2020 as unrealistic and asking for trouble.