The Telegraph Investing in Britain Forum

Telegraph's Investing in Britain Forum speech

Elizabeth Truss's speech on embracing the new economy and encouraging innovation.

I am excited for the future economic prospects of our country.

Of course, in my job, I can see there are economic challenges ahead of us.

Tax free childcare announced this week

Ministers this week outlined the childcare options available for working parents including tax-free childcare worth up to £2000 for children under 12, support for children with disabilities up to age of 17, and a new child care scheme available to the self-employed.

£10 million announced for Thetford development

Today, Housing Secretary Sajid Javid announced Thetford would be awarded £10million investment from the Housing Infrastructure Fund to support the building of new roads, schools, cycle paths and essential groundwork.

Norfolk Constabulary's Moonshot team has new recruit

Crime fighters in West Norfolk had a new recruit this week when local MP and Chief Secretary to the Treasury Elizabeth Truss joined Norfolk Constabulary’s Moonshot team. The squad target offenders who use the road network to carry out crime across the county.