• Northern Powerhouse, northern politics?

    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

  • Transports of delight

    John Cridland, the first independent chair of Transport for the North (TfN) and former director general of the Confederation of British Industry, gives an overview of TfN and describes the vision for a Northern Powerhouse

  • What happens next

    Peter Radcliffe, chair of the Institute of Directors in Liverpool, outlines his powerhouse wish list

  • The story so far

    The Northern Powerhouse was launched during the last government. The Northern Powerhouse Minister, James Wharton, outlines the progress to date

  • Two years on

    In 2014 Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne launched the Northern Powerhouse initiative. He reflects on progress so far.