For investment in industry and jobs

Boris Johnson has promised £1bn for the car industry to help it to invest in researching and developing the next generation of electric vehicles, and to create new jobs.

Derby and its people have been at the forefront of industrial innovation for over three hundred years.  With Infinity Park and industrial giants like Rolls-Royce, Toyota, Bombardier and JCB on our doorstep, this investment would supercharge the local economy and keep Derby at the heart of the British car manufacturing industry.