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Dan Jarvis: My vision for prosperity that’s made in Sheffield City Region

Dan Jarvis: My vision for prosperity that’s made in Sheffield City Region Dan Jarvis is bidding to become the Labour candidate for the Sheffield City Region mayoral contest. Dan Jarvis is bidding to become the Labour candidate for the Sheffield … Continue reading

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South Yorkshire mayoral election: Delay to Labour ballots amid row over shortlisting

The sending out of ballots to Labour members to vote for their preferred Sheffield City Region Mayor candidate has been delayed amid a row over the decision not to shortlist former Minister Richard Caborn for the role. Mr Caborn, a … Continue reading

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Dan Jarvis: ‘They said One Yorkshire couldn’t happen but now it’s within reach’

Dan Jarvis: ‘They said One Yorkshire couldn’t happen but now it’s within reach’ The Barnsley Central MP is shortlisted for Sheffield city region mayor but is eyeing a more ambitious regional goal While Dan Jarvis doesn’t have much in common … Continue reading

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Labour’s would-be South Yorkshire mayoral candidates face grilling from party executive

The prospective Labour candidates to be Sheffield City Region mayor are to be questioned today by members of the party’s National Executive Committee. Barnsley MP Dan Jarvis, former Sports Minister Richard Caborn and Sheffield city councillor Ben Curran will all … Continue reading

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The Yorkshire Post says: Progress at last? Emerging devolution consensus for One Yorkshire

EVEN THOUGH Labour continues to be accused of offering insufficient clarity on the viability of its spending commitments or, more pertinently, its approach to Brexit, the national leadership’s neutrality over the One Yorkshire devolution deal is understandable. After all, there’s … Continue reading

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South Yorkshire metro mayor ‘could push through vital transport plans’

A directly-elected mayor could help drive forward ambitious transport plans and deliver a £500 million boost to the South Yorkshire economy, it was claimed today. Civic and business leaders from the Sheffield City Region (SCR), covering Barnsley, Doncaster, Sheffield and … Continue reading

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Uniting Yorkshire. Dan Jarvis and changing dynamics of devolution debate

THE decision of a national politician of the stature of Dan Jarvis to bid to become Sheffield City Region’s first mayor is already changing the dynamics of the campaign. The Barnsley Central MP’s candidature as he seeks the Labour Party’s … Continue reading

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