What song or music would make the best regional anthem for the North?
An attempt to boil down the very large number of potential ways of organising regional devolution for the North into four options for further debate.
A potted history of regional institutions for the North created and destroyed by the Westminster parties since 1997. Background reading for Options for Regional Devolution in the North.
by Ryan Swift of the Centre for Democratic Engagement, University of Leeds.
by Paul Salveson
Can we agree what flags and emblems represent the North?
Paul Salveson argues that the quest for a ‘progressive English’ politics that doesn’t recognise the nation’s regional diversity is a dead end.
Ian Martin of the West Yorkshire think tank Same Skies asks what democratic reform would best serve his home area of East Leeds.
by Jenny Cronin and Ying Ho, Hannah Mitchell Foundation
by Jenny Cronin, Hannah Mitchell Foundation