Public transport growth can deliver decarbonisation

25 July 2022

According to a new report produced by the Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT), small changes to how people travel are essential to helping the environment and improving the nation’s health.

New bursaries will help learners to upskill and retrain

21 July 2022

Learners who could struggle with study-related costs such as books and childcare fees can now apply for up to £2.5 million worth of targeted bursary funding to help them access new higher education short courses.

Trade deficit widening although export growth in goods holds up

21 July 2022

UK trade: May 2022, the latest bulletin from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), shows that the total imports of goods, excluding precious metals, increased by £2.2 billion (4.2%) during the month under review, primarily because of a £1.4 billion (5.2%) rise in imports from EU countries.