Devolution is dead: Long live devolution

By Heather Jameson | 19 September 2017
  • Heather Jameson

Rumours of the death of devolution have been greatly exaggerated, it would seem, if the secretary of state is to be believed.

In an exclusive interview with The MJ, Sajid Javid could not have been clearer – he wants devolution deals to go deeper and wider. More powers devolved down to the existing metro mayors and more devolution deals in places yet to sign up.

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