Sir Richard Leese, leader of Manchester City Council for two decades, talks about how the city has changed in that time.
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Getting the right balance of commercial and residential property in the city centre will be crucial for Manchester’s economy
Six months of the metro mayorsNational leaders must get off the fence and give metro mayors the support they need to deliver
More devolution will be crucial in helpng the mayors deliver on big issues like housing, deprivation and productivity
Six months of the metro mayorsMetro mayors have the potential to radically change governance in England
The new mayors have been sure-footed and are fulfilling expectations
This summit brought together the UK metro mayors with mayors from the USA for a series of private meetings and a special networking reception
Six months of the metro mayorsLord O’Neill: cities which were bold in introducing mayors are now being rewarded
JimO’Neill reflects on the progress made so far by metro mayors, and what should come next in the devolution agenda
The Budget seems to have signalled a re-ignition of interest from the Government in cities and devolution.
The Chancellor put cities – and mayoral city regions in particular - at the heart of many of the key Budget announcements
Six months of the metro mayorsAndy Burnham: “I have never wished I was back in Westminster”
We’ve invited each of the metro mayors to reflect on the first six months of their mayoralties. Here, the mayor of Greater Manchester writes about his time in office so far
Six months of the metro mayorsSix months of Andy Burnham: the outlook in Greater Manchester
Andy Burnham has been prominent in representing Greater Manchester on the national stage, and has already driven change on a wide range of issues in the city region