Chancellor’s Statement on Science and Infrastructure before Treasury Select Committee

Chancellor Philip Hammond gave evidence to the Treasury Select Committee on the 2016 Autumn Statement this week. As part of the discussion, he discussed guaranteeing funds for Horizon 2020 projects once the UK withdraws from the EU and funding for infrastructure in the budget as a fiscal stimulus.

A full transcript of the meeting can be found below with the relevant sections (starting on pages 7, 24 and 31) highlighted.

Transcript of Oral Evidence to the Treasury Committee for the 2016 Autumn Statement (Word 63KB)