Case for One Yorkshire ‘very compelling’ – CBI boss


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The case for a Yorkshire-wide devolution settlement has been described as “very compelling” by one of the UK’s top business leaders. Josh Hardie, deputy director general of the CBI, told The Yorkshire Post that a recent study outlining how the … Continue reading

Star Opinion: South Yorkshire’s devolution civil war is hurting the region and it must end now


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The never ending political civil war in South Yorkshire is costing residents dear. Sheffield, Doncaster, Rotherham and Barnsley are missing out on free money. There is no other way to put it. South Yorkshire has missed out on £12,115,383 – … Continue reading

Sheffield City Region: ‘Lots achieved in first 100 days despite no devolution deal’ says mayor Dan Jarvis


South Yorkshire metro mayor Dan Jarvis has said a lot has been achieved in his first 100 days in office despite no breakthrough on devolution. Mr Jarvis points out progress being made to transform South Yorkshire from a post-industrial region … Continue reading

Cross party group of Northern politicians urge £100bn transport cash boost in Budget


A cross party group of politicians, including senior Tory party grandees, have today taken the unprecedented step of coming together to urge the Chancellor Philip Hammond to commit £100 billion to transform the north’s rail and road network to prevent … Continue reading

The Yorkshire Post says: Devolution – why it’s time for county to seize control. What more does One Yorkshire have to do?


YORKSHIRE remains the greatest of all counties thanks to its inspirational people and heroes from all walks of life who this newspaper is proud to celebrate on this unique day. Now, on Yorkshire Day, the white rose county needs – … Continue reading