The Government is making the right long-term choices for Britain, Danny Alexander said today as he set out plans to boost economic growth through a series of major infrastructure projects.
Making a statement to the House of Commons he said he would commit £5.8 billion in capital grant and a further £3.8 billion of borrowing power between 2015-16 and 2020-21 to Transport for London.
Here is what the Spending Review could mean to you:
Crossrail 2 examining funding and financing options
Upgrades to Piccadilly and Bakerloo lines
Gospel Oak and Barking electrification
High Speed 2
Improvements to London Waterloo station
Increased capacity across London, including at London Bridge, Victoria and St Pancras Stations
Rebuilding of 46 schools in poor condition as part of the Priority School Building Programme
£160 million for decent homes, mainly in London.