Topical Questions

Part of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy – in the House of Commons on 8th January 2019.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Greg Clark Greg Clark The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

I know that my hon. Friend has been a vociferous champion of the Ayrshire growth deal, which was referred to in the Budget. I hope that we will see some progress on it in the next few weeks. For Cumnock in particular, the prospects will be very attractive. For a town that has contributed significantly over the years, including to UK energy supplies and industrial goods, it will be a fitting tribute—