Special report: Rebalancing the UK economy – Devo deals and elected mayors

WHILE the Manchester and Liverpool city regions go about the process of electing London-style mayors to drive forward their devolution deals with central government, the ballot boxes of Leeds will not be brought out of storage.

The city region is not following its counterparts across the Pennines, who are pushing ahead with their agreements to take over running more of their own affairs.

However, the Yorkshire devo-debate still continues, with more indications and noises from Theresa May’s new government... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com 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...