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Northern Powerhouse is at the heart of pandemic fightback

Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps: 17 November 2020 In my last blog, I wrote that these were undoubtedly dark times, but also of my absolute belief that we must be unrelenting in continuing to level up, build back better and secure a brighter and more prosperous future. In the past week, the North […]

An update from the Northern Powerhouse Minister

Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps: 2 November 2020   We cannot deny that these are difficult and dark times. With much of the North having lived under the highest levels of alert due to this unprecedented pandemic, and with tougher measures set to come into effect across the country, our focus is on […]