Great turn out for devolution discussion

Over 100 people joined the devolution discussion in Durham last night. The consultation event is one of a number being held by the North East Combined Authority to get people’s feedback on the proposed devolution agreement for the area. Cllr Simon Henig, chair of the North East Combined Authority, said: “It was great to see […]

Devolution consultation

People are reminded that they can have their say on plans for devolution in the North East. The North East Combined Authority (neca) is holding a number of consultation events and people can also give their views online via the neca website. The next event will be held on Monday (Nov 9) at Gateshead Civic […]

Get involved in the devolution discussion

Residents across the North East are being urged to get involved in the region’s devolution discussion. Members of the North East Combined Authority and the Government have signed a proposed devolution agreement which would see decisions about big issues including jobs, investment, transport and housing made in the region instead of in London. Final approval […]