We’ve all heard about plans to give new powers to local authorities in Greater Manchester and other major metropolitan areas in northern England. George Osborne has set out his vision of a ‘northern powerhouse’ but there is real potential for this region too.

On the 3rd July John Denham, Chair of the SPC Advisory Board, laid out our work on devolution policy for Business South.

Read the speech here and see the slides below:

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