The candidates have prepared proposals and new ideas for their cities. Anthony Breach sets out what they mean for cities and urban politics more generally.
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People up and down the country have one clear message for Government: Give us the powers and resources to make the right decisions for our areas.
City TalksPolicies, politics and personalities in this year’s mayoral elections
Andrew Carter is joined by three distinguished guests to discuss the ins and outs of the upcoming mayoral elections, with a focus on Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire and London.
Metro mayors have already changed the English constitution, but they need to do more than just win elections to be able to speak on behalf of the public.
There is overwhelming public support for devolution to many of England’s largest cities according to Centre for Cities’ polling by Savanta ComRes ahead of the metro mayor elections in May 2021.
Jonn Elledge reflects on the findings of Centre for Cities' new polling to gauge current public perceptions on metro mayors and devolution.
Join us to hear more about the candidates plans for the region
This briefing sets out three policy priorities for the new metro mayor after the election to address the biggest issues facing the West Yorkshire economy.
Current political landscape In May 2021, Tracey Brabin was elected the first metro mayor of West Yorkshire, winning 59.8% of the vote. Second was Matt Robinson with 40.2% of the vote. Turnout was...
Ensuring young people across the UK have access to relevant, good quality post-16 education and training options must be part of the Government's ‘levelling up’ agenda.