Gordon Brown's announcement of vastly increased public-sector spending looks set to provide the biggest boost to the construction industry since the launch of the National Lottery. Unlike the first generation of Lottery money, the increased expenditure will not go towards capital projects alone, but an additional several billion pounds will enter the construction industry.
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