London has morphed into an economic giant, creating a black hole, sucking in the best talent from the rest of the UK.
Posts Tagged: Regionalism
The hanging-together of the Tories has become an obstacle to creating a new patriotic consciousness
Peter Franklin: How has the Coalition performed on the environment and local government? Four marks out of ten
As the Coalition’s fourth birthday approaches, we begin a series examining its record to date.
We must give other cities north of the capital more of a chance.
Is the capital driving the national economy or sucking life out of other parts of the country?
More quangos and resurrecting regionalisation? Chuka Umunna’s plan to save democracy needs a rethink
And not a word about Unite’s attempt to take over the Labour Party. Some saviour.
Very pleasing Written Statement from the Communities and Local Government Minister Baroness Hanham It revokes the Regional Strategies for the… Read more »
Lots of bad Government policy is due to the requirements of our membership of the European Union. Politically there is… Read more »
I am pleased to see the Government are taking a further step in abolishing unelected regional government in England, with… Read more »
By Tim Montgomerie On ToryDiary yesterday Paul Goodman reviewed Eric Pickles' impressive early actions and the five big challenges he… Read more »
The new Government is set to finish off the last vestiges of unelected Regional Assemblies, handing power back to local… Read more »
The Government plan to "replace" Regional Development Agencies. Glyn Gaskarth says they should simply be abolished. The UK Government has an… Read more »
Mark Wallace of the Taxpayers Alliance welcomes Conservative local government policy getting more edge – but he wants more details… Read more »
Mark Wallace of the TaxPayers' Alliance suggests that councils looking to save money could start by withdrawing their funding of… Read more »
Nick Vaughan is an elected member of Herefordshire Council in the only urban ward held by the Conservatives, a Director… Read more »