Some Labour councils have overcome their hostility and are helping to find sites.
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A PFI contract fixing a cost to dispose of residual waste that was double the market rates.
The former Deputy Prime Minister delivered the Peter Hennessy Lecture at the Queen Mary University of London.
Jake Berry: Let’s get this great exhibition to Manchester – and show that Brexit Britain is open for business
Hosting the 2025 Northern Powerhouse EXPO would be bigger than the Olympics and the World Cup combined.
Mutuals and social enterprises in Liverpool and Manchester could be under threat.
Alexander Temerko: Out go Cameron’s clip-voiced Etonians. In comes McLoughlin, Tory working class hero.
The former pit worker is the man to make the Conservatives a true One Nation party.
If we are to be a truly national Party, we must have in place a structure which enables us to hear, absorb and reflect the views of the entire United Kingdom.
Simon Parker: Brexit wasn’t just about control. It was about people being left behind by the London elite
The focus on leaving the EU needs to be balanced by a powerful new Department for Growth, with a mandate to devolve power and drive up regional prosperity.
It’s time for Vote Leave to stop putting this progress in danger.
Rediscovering the strong, municipal politics of the Nineteenth Century is the key to making Britain thrive in the Twenty First.
We can’t win a workable majority without breaking through in more seats in the urban and suburban North and Midlands.
But why does the council retain ownership of empty buildings for so long?
It may be that the tight timetable of the devo-deals process has left the public feeling shut out of the discussion.
In Manchester, as in Tower Hamlets, the law is not being enforced.
Many young candidates face serious financial hardship trying to campaign fulltime in marginal constituencies.