GMAPPG 20.07 minutes
10 September 2018
The North of Tyne Metro Mayor has not been offered the transport powers that other metro mayors have the ability to use #betterbuses https://t.co/R9weHVAG08
Parks and green spaces are key for physical and mental health.
Krista Patrick at GMCA says, “If we don’t provide healthy, good-quality green spaces, there is a big cost for society.”
#GMGreenCity @natural_course @OldhamCouncil
The Mayor of Greater Manchester @AndyBurnhamGM wants a wider probe into the safety of cladding on buildings. Mr Burnham is today meeting the students affected by the huge fire at their block of flats in #Bolton last Friday.
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Over 125 Labour council leaders and mayors 🌹 have written to @jeremycorbyn today asking him to ensure that Labour’s manifesto commits to giving councils the 💷 funding and 💪🏼 powers they need, and devolving more powers to towns 🏡 cities 🏙and regions 🇬🇧 - RT to add yr support!3
HS2 will benefit the North more than London thanks to improved intercity lines, something that we desperately need to realise the North's potential. #HS2alltheway
“What we’re talking about today is the need to increase investment overall, especially in the North.”
Discussing the unveiling of Labour’s economic plans, @jreynoldsMP says there is a need to “change who makes the decisions” about how projects proceed in the North
As the most politically centralised and regionally unbalanced country in the OECD, GM Metro Mayor @AndyBurnhamGM sets out the Manifesto for the North and how it can give the region the power to solve its own problems. https://t.co/tgQ6yTEoNg
Our #NorthernPowerhouseRail project will be the single biggest infrastructure investment since the industrial revolution and will transform rail travel across the North 🚆 Find out more: https://t.co/0mC3RjM3BP
Lucy Powell MP
House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
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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.