The Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Bridget Phillipson MP was in the Downtown Den this week, sharing her thoughts on the economy, the Northern Powerhouse, and Brexit. In conversation with Downtown in Business chief executive Frank McKenna, the MP for Houghton and Sunderland South explains her vision for a post-pandemic future, what lessons Labour needs to learn from its 2019 defeat and what life has been like for a politician in lockdown.
Shadow Treasury Minister in the Downtown Den
Laura Shoaf, Managing Director of Transport for West Midlands is the latest speaker to be announced at the inaugural Downtown in Businesses Planning, Property & Regeneration conference which takes place on Thursday 9th September at the world famous Belfry in the West Midlands.
Sutcliffe civil and structural engineers announce 5% profit growth in first half of financial year, multi-million pound project wins and three new director appointments
Civil and structural engineering firm, Sutcliffe, is enjoying a bumper start to 2021, announcing a 5% increase in profit for the first half of its financial year (September 2020-March 2021) compared to the same period in the previous year, as the country marks one year since the first Covid-19 lockdown began.