This year will have a big impact on politics and policy. Brexit will continue to shape our politics and key set piece events, like the Queen’s Speech and Spending Review, have the potential to decisively change domestic policy for the years to come. As the government looks to meet its ambitious agenda there are challengesRead more
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond today announced a giveaway Budget that was designed to double down on the Prime Minister’s assertion that ‘austerity is over’, and seek to show that this was more than just warm words. He was, however, perhaps more careful with his choice of words, noting that it was merely, ‘comingRead more
Put simply, precision medicine aims to ensure the right patient gets the right treatment at the right time. The terms ‘precision medicine’, ‘personalised medicine’ and ‘stratified medicine’ are often used interchangeably and in common parlance mean largely the same thing – although there are some minor differences in how the terms are used. Precision medicinesRead more
The government is playing catch up to attract electric vehicle businesses to the UK, but the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill marks a turning point A revolution in road transport is clearly on its way with electric vehicles leading the charge. But revolutions are never straightforward and there are political, regulatory and policy obstacles forRead more
The pace of change in the energy market increases each year, and 2018 looks set to be no exception. Rapid advances in technology and an increase in political salience make for an incredibly exciting – if not always easy – time to be involved in the energy sector. This new report considers the key developmentsRead more
Philip Hammond today placed a package of measures intended to address the UK’s housing crisis at the heart of a significant giveaway Budget delivered against a backdrop of significant downgrades in the broader economic outlook.
The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, today placed a package of measures intended to address the UK’s housing crisis at the heart of a giveaway Budget delivered against a backdrop of significant downgrades in the broader economic outlook. Previous criticisms of Hammond have often centred on a supposed lack of political antennae. Today he has tried toRead more
WA’s digest of the key energy sector policies and opportunities within the Government’s Clean Growth Strategy.