Gove promises further devolution and funding changes

By Martin Ford | 25 January 2023

Local government secretary Michael Gove has promised further devolution and changes to funding in the coming months.

Speaking at the Convention of the North in Manchester today, he gave a sneak preview of the trailblazer deals currently under negotiation, including more control over affordable homes programme budgets, and £30m extra funding for Greater Manchester and the West Midlands.

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