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Northern Powerhouse Perspective – what it is, how it’s working and what success means

The Northern Powerhouse was launched in June 2014 by the then Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne. At the time, he described the cities of the North as “individually strong, but collectively not strong enough. The whole is less than the sum of its parts.”
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Will Brownfield Land Registers help solve the housing crisis?

In April 2017, the government announced the introduction of Brownfield Land Registers. Their purpose is to encourage more brownfield sites to be developed for housing. The deadline for putting Registers in place is 31 December, so we’re beginning to see them produced. But will they make a difference to the housing crisis?
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Paul Smith to speak at M60 Towns Development Conference

The Managing Director of The Strategic Land Group, Paul Smith, is set to appear as a speaker at the forthcoming M6o Towns Development Conference organised by Place North West. The event will be considering what the future holds for the towns located around the M60 motorway in Greater Manchester. That questions is particularly poignant this year given the […]
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