Our initiative will bring together Ministers, Mayors and council leaders, to thrash out ways of building new infrastructure during the life of this parliament.
These savings were desperately needed to make Darling’s books balance. They were put in Labour’s 2010 manifesto.
“The worst of all worlds would be an unmanaged release that then saw the virus spreading again in parts of the country.”
Bury, the West Midlands, Dudley and perhaps the Durham PCC polls are well worth keeping an eye on.
Labour has increased the Council Tax, doubled the number of senior officials, and seen Children’s Services go from “outstanding“ to being placed in special measures.
The Mayor of Greater Manchester is responding to the Prime Minister’s new commission, which aims to independently re-assess the value of the project.
Plus: Johnson, not a populist. Hunt’s beside manner. Lewis and his highly professional CCHQ team. And: the courage of 16 year old Ajay.
The Greater Manchester mayor then says he would support one if the alternative was a No Deal Brexit.
The deadline is August 6th. While the role has yet to capture the public’s imagination, it has genuine power.
Plus: Damian Collins and his useless Select Committee shot themselves in the foot this week. Let grandstanding committee chairmen be warned.
Plus: The Government gets airports wrong and Burnham gets rail wrong. And: a miserable PMQs for Tory MPs.
Plus: Willetts loses at least one of his brains. Labour frets about losing Lewisham East (which it shouldn’t do). And: Morgan and Clarke, not the Brexiteers, are the real obsessives.
Conservatives failed to win people over to building hundreds of new homes on a former golf course.
Plans to give much more time for rank-and-file speeches may be why Khan and Burnham are having a hard time getting speaking slots.