Mcr City Region: Let us drive growth agenda say leaders

MANCHESTER is in a strong position to take a lead in the national growth agenda, but needs the tools to do the job.

That is according to a panel of senior business and public sector leaders who gathered to debate the city-region's economic prospects.

While optimistic that the right physical and business support infrastructures are in place, there was concern that Manchester's full potential might not be realised - due to a lack of local decision-making power and resource.

The major factor is that most ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...