Leeds City Council - Archive (Devolution)

2019
14
June
2019
Challenges facing the UK’s increasing regional inequality were highlighted by a range of policymakers, politicians and leaders from business, the media and civil society at the UK2070 event in Leeds. The event, organised by the UK2070 Commission, ...
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2018
11
May
2018
Response from Leeds City Council leader to comments by Lord O'Neill on One Yorkshire devolution bid: Councillor Judith Blake, Leader of Leeds City Council, said: “One Yorkshire isn’t just a bold ambition – things have moved on considerably sinc...
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2015
13
August
2015
The Leader of Leeds City Council Councillor Judith Blake has called on local residents and businesses in the city to give their views on the devolution debate. Together with other local authorities in the region, Leeds is currently in talks with t...
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08
July
2015
Leeds City Council Leader Councillor Judith Blake has issued a forthright challenge to the government to back its announcement of progress on devolution with strong action. As Chancellor George Osborne announced in his budget speech today that a d...
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