Leadership Board – devolution update

The Leadership Board of the North East Combined Authority has today (March 24) agreed the following recommendations to: (1) Note the content of the report, the outcome of the consultation undertaken and the financial implications of the Devolution deal as set out in the North East Combined Authority Devolution Agreement entered into on 23 October […]

Health and Social Care Commission – call for evidence

People across the North East are being invited to help determine how health and wellbeing can be improved across the region. The Commission for Health and Social Care Integration in the North East is looking at how more joined up working and collaboration could help address health inequalities and enable residents to live more healthy […]

North East car club celebrates expansion

A fleet of new low-cost, low-carbon cars will be available for North East residents and businesses to hire following the expansion of the Co-wheels car club. The 20 vehicles – eight of which will run solely on electric power – will be located in areas across the North East with most available to hire from […]

Members of North East health commission appointed

A team of leading experts in the field of health, social care and public finance has been appointed to look at how the North East can tackle health inequality. The five national figures will form the Commission for Health and Social Care Integration in the North East, which has been set up by the NHS […]