2024 Manifestos Overview

Leading up to the General Election on 4 July, the major political parties have unveiled their manifestos. In the following report, we have compiled a summary of the key points relevant to the London construction market.  

With a potential change in government likely, it is encouraging to see that the main parties remain committed to the New Hospitals Programme and have introduced new ideas, such as a ten-year infrastructure strategy and investing in the improvement of a significant number of homes. The establishment of Skills England is set to play a crucial role in unlocking future growth, but the construction industry needs to engage and drive opportunities for skills development.  

For a more detailed analysis, please refer to the full summary here.

For further discussions with our research and insights team, please get in touch:   

Rachel Coleman
Associate Research Analyst
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Nitesh Patel
Lead Economist
Turner & Townsend