Mayor of Manchester Andy Burnham says: "earlier this week there was a clarion call from newspapers to 'power up the north': this industrial strategy answers that call." @AndyBurnhamGM @MayorofGM
[email protected] board member and @OfficialUoM President Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell welcomes publication of the Greater Manchester Local Industrial Strategy @beisgovuk #IndustrialStrategy
Speaking at today’s Local #IndustrialStrategy event is @greatermcr’s Deputy Mayor for the Economy, @SirRichardLeese.
He said: “This city-region is known worldwide for pioneering innovative collaboration and this plan bolsters that reputation.”
Tomorrow, Greater Manchester will confirm plans to go even faster - 2038 - and show how devolution can accelerate the change we need. https://t.co/QrGiHFKGLT
Andy on #PowerUpTheNorth 👇
🗣“This feels increasingly like a watershed moment. The North doesn’t just need its fair share of investment but also substantial new devolved powers, building on the growing success of devolution in Greater Manchester.” https://t.co/W8fIuuzJWi
This month's DevoIntelligence newsletter is out now! Featuring an exclusive from @BenHouchen on the Tees Valley Local Industrial Strategy, @Gill_Morris calling for the next PM to back HS2, and the month's best comment including from @DanJarvisMP. https://t.co/bv7hTwUrCL
We're going contactless! You'll soon be able to pay for your journey with a quick touch-in and touch-out - no cash, no queues, no paper. You won't need to work out what ticket you need and you'll never pay more than the daily cap. Easy! https://t.co/6sORH3pbhP
"If we are serious about building a resilient northern economy, then we need to start with the people who live and work here." Me for @themjcouk https://t.co/WYimoHxZhv
@AndyBurnhamGM makes clear: “I want us to be freed up to work really differently as one public service and truly embrace prevention” through a fully integrated approach. “I genuinely think devolution is the answer”. https://t.co/dRS6mTW0CK
Lucy Powell MP
House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4402
Email: [email protected]
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DevoConnect acts as the secretariat for Greater Manchester APPG.
Work-Place, Churchgate House
Manchester, 56 Oxford Street, M1 6EU
Email: [email protected]
The aim of the Greater Manchester APPG is to provide a strong voice for the city-region in Westminster, working alongside the Mayor to help maximise future investment and growth for the benefit of the communities throughout Greater Manchester.