The fight is on.
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As United and City go head-to-head in their first encounter of the football season, their rivalry reaches new levels on and off the pitch.
Tiny particles of a mineral known as magnetite may be causing havoc with our health.
Former chancellor Osborne's plans were too limited to be useful. Here's how devolution should be done.
Liverpool, just one of the regions to be electing a metro mayor next year.
In May 2017 metro mayors will be elected in a number of cities and counties across England, but what are they and what will they do?
What’s not to like?
Now in its 70th year, the Scottish capital's arts spectacular is almost as big as the Olympics.
Sex Pistols in the Paradiso Club, Amsterdam, 1977.
Koen Suyk; Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Rijksfotoarchief: Fotocollectie Algemeen Nederlands Fotopersbureau (ANEFO)
Did the Sex Pistols invent punk rock or did they pick up on something happening in New York for years?
The UK’s ‘City Deals’ have been claimed as responsible for the renaissance of Greater Manchester.
Evidence from the UK experience suggests there are pros and cons in both City Deals and Devolution Deals.
Mock suicide bomber in Trafford Centre.
We often overlook how languages gets caught in political crossfire - and not only in relation to Muslims.
Everywhere else in the UK is getting more devolved powers – so why not the nation's capital?
Malcolm Turnbull outlines his vision of ‘City Deals’ that enable ‘smart cities’ to drive growth in the new economy.
The Turnbull government sees the 'City Deal' as a way for 'smart cities' to drive innovation and growth. But what is the value proposition behind this UK concept and how might it work in Australia?
A united city deal for Manchester.
The city of Manchester now has control over it's NHS budget, but what does this mean in real terms?
The Northern Powerhouse will change your life. Here's how.
Tens of thousands have signed a petition for the north of England to join Scotland. But deeper cooperation rather than secession is the answer.
You are now entering the Democratic People’s Republic of Manchester.
Northern cities want greater independence but it might come at a price.
An unprecedented package of powers has been welcomed by Manchester authorities, while the public is left wondering.
So it works like this…
The devolution of NHS budget to Manchester is part of a broader trend that allows central government enough control but without much of the responsibility for delivery or failure.
It’s grim up North for the Tories.
The contest for 28 marginal seats could give a strong indication of the overall result in May.
Manchester takes a leap.
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The United Kingdom's second city will finally take control of its own health, but it's a risky venture.
Balls doesn’t buy into incremental bidding.
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Two noteworthy things happened in Milton Keynes on Monday morning. Ed Miliband chaired the first meeting of Labour’s English Regional Shadow Cabinet – comprising mainly leaders of councils and combined…
There’s much more of this than there used to be.
The conventional image of suburbia is one of bland affluence and social homogeneity. Suburbs are where the middle classes aspire to make their nests. They are the idealised safe havens for raising children…