Sheffield City Region mayoral election ‘a stepping stone to Yorkshire devolution’

All three Labour hopefuls bidding to be the party’s candidate for Sheffield City Region mayor have signalled that the transfer of powers and money from central government could be a stepping stone to a wider Yorkshire devolution deal.

Barnsley MP Dan Jarvis, former Minister Richard Caborn and Sheffield city councillor Ben Curran are hoping to win the support of Labour members in South Yorkshire ahead of the election in May.

Read more at: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/sheffield-city-region-mayoral-election-a-stepping-stone-to-yorkshire-devolution-1-9004158

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