Politics roundup

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Infrastructure has reformed, with new officers. Former Transport Minister and current member of the Treasury Select Committee, Stephen Hammond MP, is chair of the group. The newly formed APPGI is represented by all political parties, with Neil Carmichael MP (chair of the Education Select Committee), Alan Brown MP (a civil engineer), Mark Prisk MP, Dr Alan Whitehead MP, Kelvin Hopkins MP, Lord Berkeley and Lord Chidgey joining as officers. ICE and the British Tunnelling Society help run the group by providing administrative support and putting on events.