Why high-speed rail is critical to decarbonising our transport system
19.11.20 By Henri Murison, director of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership One of the main misconceptions about HS2 is that...Read more
Unfair school league tables fail to give accurate picture of pupil progress
11.11.20 Current DfE secondary school league tables are failing to give a fair picture of pupil progress by ignoring...
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Northern business leaders call for a clear roadmap out of lockdown
02.11.20 80 prominent Northern business leaders have written to the Prime Minister to warn that levelling-up is at risk...
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Is this Government serious about the Northern Powerhouse? If so, show us.
15.10.20 By Lord Jim O’Neill, vice-chair of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership In 2015, I joined the Treasury under George...Read more
‘Red Wall’ unemployment levels soar due to Covid
13.10.20 New analysis from the Northern Powerhouse Partnership has shown that unemployment levels are soaring across the ‘Red Wall’...
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Northern businesses call for greater government support to stop North-South divide worsening
A group of business leaders from across the North have today written to the Prime Minster to urge a...
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Power up the North: Levelling up in recovery
04.09.20 The Northern Powerhouse, since its launch in 2014, has seen some progress but too many false dawns. As...Read more
Recovery for all: how the Northern Powerhouse can lead the economic recovery
20.05.20 Polling demonstrates huge support for investment in education, green jobs and fibre broadband Proposals show how the government...Read more
The North and Midlands ‘must take control’ to deliver true benefits of HS2 and NPR, says review
16.10.19 A report by the Northern Powerhouse Independent Review into HS2 says the North and Midlands must take control...Read more
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