Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 16/06/2011 - 14:40

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ONS defends its construction statistics

Claims that official statistics have misrepresented the performance of the construction industry are unfounded, the Office for National Statistics said today.

Nigel Hawkes :: Mon, 09/05/2011 - 11:20

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Are ONS construction data reliable?

The building industry and the Office for National Statistics have started chucking bricks at each other.

Nigel Hawkes :: Thu, 03/12/2009 - 10:26

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De-industrialising Britain, Part 2

The Financial Times today publishes a fascinating analysis by Chris Giles of the decline of manufacturing in the UK since Labour came to power.