A recent report argues that tariff-free trading zones could generate £1,500 for every Northern family.
The minister resisted accusations of a funding gap in his first grilling by the Transport Select Committee, saying every investment must have a “business case”.
A vote to dissolve the North East Combined Authority to make way for deal collapses for a second time.
Investors continue to buy up swathes of property in the North as CEO of Chinese property website calls weak pound “the new normal".
The Tory grandee said that devolving political power west of the Pennines can kick-start the region’s economy.
The former Deputy Prime Minister urged for renewed focus in making the Northern Powerhouse work.
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The first-ever mayor of Tees Valley, an out and out Conservative, talks about turning Labour’s heartlands blue.
The Sheffield City Region deal has been rejected by many voters, businesses and politicians.
Three decades after the cotton trade disappeared from the UK, a mill is up and running again in Greater Manchester.