New leader ‘will broker a Yorkshire devolution deal by end of year’

The newly elected chair of West Yorkshire Combined Authority has pledged to help broker a “meaningful” county-wide devolution deal with Ministers by the end of the year – but promised to be “pragmatic and flexible with the Government” in doing so.

The combined authority – made up of the five West Yorkshire councils and York – has elected Bradford Council leader Susan Hinchcliffe to lead it.

Read more at:

Gallery | This entry was posted in Information and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave your comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s