Leaders call for devolution negotiations

All leaders and the elected mayor of the North East Combined Authority have today written to government to confirm that they wish to begin detailed devolution negotiations. Members of the […]

Independent person sought

An independent person who can help to ensure proper standards of conduct are met is being sought by a North East organisation. The North East Combined Authority is looking to […]

Summer Budget – July 2015

Cllr Simon Henig, chair of the North East Combined Authority, said: “Clearly it is disappointing that there was no mention in the Chancellor’s budget speech of devolution for the North […]

Positive devolution discussions for North East

Negotiations over ambitious devolution plans that will drive growth and create jobs in the North East have taken an important step forward. Following a positive meeting with Communities Secretary Greg […]