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The power and the potential – our Metro Mayors event at Labour conference

There was no shortage of frustration, but also plenty of energy and drive in evidence in Liverpool at a MetroPolis-sponsored ‘in-conversation’ event with the Greater Manchester and Liverpool City Region Mayors. Hosted by the IPPR North think-tank, and ably chaired … Continue reading

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New MetroPolis magazine is out now

Before we even knew who the candidates were to be the first directly elected Metro Mayors, we took a very firm view that we would actively engage with our devolved political structures, either just up the road in Manchester city … Continue reading

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First challenge for the new Metro Mayors – serious business

What was it Tony Blair said on that May morning 20 years ago? A new dawn has broken, has it not? Andy Burnham’s convincing victory as Greater Manchester Mayor may prove to be a pivotal moment in our politics in … Continue reading

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