The political agenda has been dominated in recent weeks by international issues. Greece, Tunisia and European migration have been the main topics of discussion in the corridors of Whitehall and Westminster. Tomorrow, the focus will briefly shift to Britain’s trade with Europe and the rest of the world. Sir Howard Davies, who was appointed threeRead more

The new parliamentary scrutineers

The new parliamentary environment continues to take shape with select committee chairs being confirmed today (a full list of those elected can be found here). Following the decision in 2010 to move to a system of elected chairs, it is widely felt that the standard, stature and level of scrutiny of select committees has risen.Read more

How will the new Government approach Infrastructure?

Following a surprise outcome in the UK’s general election, what will the new administration mean for infrastructure investors? Dominic Church and Angus Hill of Westminster Advisers have offered their insights in Infrastructure Investor magazine. With the potential to significantly change the landscape for infrastructure, understanding how the new, and unexpected, Conservative majority government will operateRead more