Monday, December 22, 2014

Real devolution = giving the people what they want

The Government has talked a lot about devolution over recent months but do Messrs Cameron and Osborne actually understand the meaning of the word? Here's this week's Journal column.

Saturday, December 06, 2014

A big step forward - or just more hot air?

While there was much to applaud in George Osborne's autumn statement, there remains a fundamental disconnect between the Chancellor's aspirations for the Northern regions and the tools he is prepared to put at their disposal.

Here's this week's Journal column.