Maritime sector discuss new trade and customs papers with parliamentary Brexit select committee chair, Hilary Benn
Maritime UK members met with Hilary Benn MP, chair of the parliamentary Exiting the European Union Committee on Wednesday. The meeting followed government’s publication of its papers on customs and trade on Monday.
Science and Innovation Audit confirms UK digital economy is driven by the southern England
A new government sponsored Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) has revealed that the South of England – Innovation South, is the backbone of UK’s digital economy. Stretching from Dorset to Kent and from Berkshire to the Isle of Wight, Innovation South covers eight counties across southern England, with a total economic output of £225.3 billion, accounting for 13.7% of UK’s economic output.
Solent: The UK Naval Centre of Innovation and Excellence
The HMS Prince of Wales has today, Friday 8th September 2017, been officially named at a ceremony in Rosyth attended by Solent LEP Director and Leader of Portsmouth City Council, Donna Jones, and Solent LEP Chief Executive, Anne-Marie Mountifield.