Construction

PM under pressure to stop non-essential building work amid coronavirus crisis

Boris Johnson is under growing pressure to stop non-essential construction worker as the country attempts to tackle the spread of Covid-19.

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Government defends allowing construction work to continue during lockdown

Construction workers say they feel "angry and unprotected" having to still turn up to work amid the strengthened stay-at-home measures.

Government criticised for allowing British Steel to collapse into insolvency

The government bridged a loan of £120m to the company three weeks ago.