Last edited 21 Jul 2017

2017 General Election manifestos

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With the General Election on 8th June 2017 fast approaching, we have had a look at the main parties' manifestos and extracted the key points and proposals that relate to construction, infrastructure and the built environment.

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[edit] Conservatives

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[edit] Planning

[edit] Housing

[edit] Industrial strategy

[edit] Labour

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[edit] Infrastructure

  • Complete the HS2 high-speed rail line from London through Birmingham to Leeds and Manchester, and then into Scotland.
  • Build a new Brighton Main Line for the South East.
  • Build Crossrail 2.
  • Deliver rail electrification and expansion across the whole country.
  • Deliver universal superfast broadband availability by 2022.

[edit] Industrial strategy

[edit] Housing

[edit] Liberal Democrats

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[edit] Infrastructure

[edit] Housing

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[edit] Sustainability

[edit] Skills

[edit] Scottish National Party

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[edit] Plaid Cymru

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[edit] Green Party

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[edit] UK Independence Party

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