How to know when government doesn’t have the answers

How to know when government doesn’t have the answers

Posted by: on Oct 15, 2018 | No Comments

It is a self-evident truth of modern politics that Government has to pretend to have all the answers. But as we all know that is very far from the reality. Here are some examples of when it is very clear that Government doesn’t quite know what to do….

The biggest challenge facing the north – dealing with Westminster

The biggest challenge facing the north – dealing with Westminster

Posted by: on Sep 17, 2018 | No Comments

The invention of the Northern Powerhouse aimed to bolster the north of England, rebalance the economy, secure devolution, and give it a presence on the global stage to help secure inward investment. But the halcyon days of constant positive announcements from government have long gone. Now the North needs to fight even harder for the attention of Westminster.