Region is powering ahead rest of UK

Businesses in the Northern Powerhouse region have cast aside their Brexit fears to outperform the rest of the UK. Latest figures reveal that private sector output growth hit a seven-month high in April and was stronger than in any other UK region. Job creation in the Northern Powerhouse area also outperformed the UK as a whole – with 42,000 more people in work in region compared to 2018 as a result of long-term expansion plans and new product launches. Lord Jim O’Neill, vice chair of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership an... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...