Communities minister Andrew Percy has given the go-ahead for the west of England combined authority headed by a directly-elected mayor.
Calls to reignite the Leeds City Region devolution proposals submitted almost 18 months ago have been made by chair of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
Warrington Borough Council’s executive board yesterday approved plans for a devolution deal with Cheshire.
Opposition from Hampshire County Council has made it ‘highly unlikely’ the Solent combined authority deal will proceed, council leader claims.
Peter Dunn explains why the time is right for councils to review their long-standing relationships with IT vendors.
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City regions should be allowed to set their own quotas for immigration to help councils address specific economic and cultural needs, MPs have said today.
Council leaders have called for growth funding to be devolved amid concerns that the complex web of funding streams was delaying projects and ‘generating frustration’.
The High Court has blocked the Sheffield city region’s devolution bid over the inclusion of Chesterfield in the deal.
A new fiscal framework for the Welsh government has been agreed between London and Cardiff.