In May 2017 six new metro mayors were elected in combined authorities across England, but what are they and what do they do?
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Most British cities have a relatively diverse exports base. But some rely heavily on single sectors – with implications for future trade.
How the West Midlands can make the most of the deal – and the implications for other major cities
A roundtable to discuss how combined authorities can use their assets for growth
The population of most UK cities is getting older, which will put further pressure on stretched local authority budgets
This briefing offers a detailed look at the migration patterns of graduates and students to and from Coventry
Find out how cities are regenerating their city centres to support thriving businesses using this case study library
A responsive planning system is a crucial factor for investors and developers when deciding which cities to invest in
Developed ahead of the election for the West Midlands metro mayor, this dashboard includes relevant data on school progress, transport and housing.
Getting ready for mayorsThe big themes from the West Midlands metro mayor manifestos
We take a look at the key election pledges from mayoral candidates in the West Midlands