Defence

Trump, steel and protectionism

After originally exempting the EU, Canada and Mexico from steel and aluminium import tariffs, the US removed their exemptions today. All three have promised retaliatory…

Apprentices with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling

Apprentices: Engineering Our Future

The annual ADS Apprenticeship Reception was held in the House of Commons last week which celebrated the important role of the 12,000 apprentices in the…

Parliament

MPs debate merits of Industrial Strategy

On Wednesday 18 April the Government held a general debate on the Industrial Strategy in the House of Commons. Business Secretary Greg Clark MP opened…

Combat Air – A Timely Reminder

On 5th March 1936 Joseph ‘Mutt’ Summers climbed into the cockpit and flew into the skies above Eastleigh Aerodrome for an eight minute flight of…

The Challenge of Better Public Procurement

The challenge of better public procurement is felt right across Government, with many departments being asked to deliver better value for money and ultimately reviewing…