Things have got off to a busy start this Autumn.
Ahead of the Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR) and Budget (27th October) we’ve continued actively engaging with Treasury following our joint Budget and CSR submission last month. Our big call to unlock investment in the UK has stimulated lots of positive discussion, including as part of conversations at the Labour and Conservative Party Conferences.
We’ve also been actively gathering member insights and raising concerns to government on the continuing cost pressures facing many firms including on labour and skills shortages and supply chain disruption. The CBI submitted a note to government on these issues and practical solutions for the immediate and medium term. We are continuing to use member case studies to bring examples to life. So please get in touch if you have further case studies to share.
Next steps on CSR and Budget: Our Director General, Tony Danker, will shortly be meeting with th