15-06-2021 – The Levelling Up agenda – The Government announced its’ intention in the Queen’s Speech to introduce a Levelling Up White Paper later this year (2021). The White Paper presents an opportunity to reset the relationship between central and local government and put councils at the heart of delivering the Government’s ambitious programme to improve opportunities in all parts of the country.
n.b. Note the absence of the word “devolution”.
03-02-2022 – East Yorkshire councils reject elected mayor devolution deal – BBC
17-01-2022 – State of the North 2021/22: Powering northern excellence – IPPR