Britishvolt gets £100m boost to build UK’s first large-scale ‘gigafactory’

The UK government will invest £100m in Britishvolt as the car battery manufacturing startup seeks to build Britain’s first large-scale “gigafactory” in the north-east of England. The government’s Automotive Transformation Fund will invest alongside asset management company Abrdn and its majority-owned property investment arm, Tritax, to fund a sale and leaseback deal for the huge […]

Britishvolt gets £100m boost to build UK’s first large-scale ‘gigafactory’

The UK government will invest £100m in Britishvolt as the car battery manufacturing startup seeks to build Britain’s first large-scale “gigafactory” in the north-east of England. The government’s Automotive Transformation Fund will invest alongside asset management company Abrdn and its majority-owned property investment arm, Tritax, to fund a sale and leaseback deal for the huge […]

Get back into the office, bankers and accountants are told

Bankers and accountants are among those being summoned back to their offices after the government scrapped its work-from-home guidance in England with immediate effect. Businesses rushed out memos to staff today after Boris Johnson urged workers, including those in government, to “get back to work”. Further restrictions — such as mandatory face coverings in public […]

Get back into the office, bankers and accountants are told

Bankers and accountants are among those being summoned back to their offices after the government scrapped its work-from-home guidance in England with immediate effect. Businesses rushed out memos to staff today after Boris Johnson urged workers, including those in government, to “get back to work”. Further restrictions — such as mandatory face coverings in public […]