The Independent International Connectivity Commission Report says that better transport infrastructure in the north is a national necessity.
The architect of the "Northern powerhouse" on why we should start thinking about the TransPennine Express like the London Underground.
Sunderland’s arts and music scene is something to be celebrated and built upon, writes Julie Elliott MP.
Professor Koen Lamberts, Vice-Chancellor of the University of York and Chair of the N8 Research Partnership, is confident that the North’s universities can produce top candidates for any industry.
WhatCulture managing editor Adam Clery, UNILAD co-founder Sam Bentley and other creative professionals discuss being based outside the capital.
Research by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation shows social divisions could be deepened if city centres grow independently of struggling towns. The foundation’s policy and research manager, Dave Innes, explains
Sheffield City Council leader Julie Dore and her team have secured investment from a Chinese construction group that could total £1bn over the coming decades
The most ambitious project yet proposed for the Northern Powerhouse is road tunnel beneath the Peak DIstrict. John Cridland, chair of Transport for the North, tells us why he supports the idea
Manchester mayoral candidate Andy Burnham calls on the government not to shelve its commitment to the Northern Powerhouse
Minister for the Northern Powerhouse Andrew Percy says devolution deals will transfer millions in investment
The Northern Powerhouse has been a Conservative initiative – but Professor Keith Burnett, CBE FRS, vice-chancellor of the University of Sheffield, sees it more broadly