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Special report: Rebalancing the UK economy - turning a slogan into action

Leeds Town Hall
Leeds Town Hall
Joanne Birtwistle
Joanne Birtwistle
Editor, North West

ACTIONS speak louder than words. Business leaders on both sides of the Pennines say the Northern Powerhouse must turn rhetoric into reality or risk losing its credibility. Former Chancellor George Osborne, one of the chief architects of the concept, has declared that the Powerhouse “isn’t just a slogan.”Speaking recently Osborne added: “The big goal here is to try turn around something that blighted our country for 100 years, which is the North/South divide, and it can’t be done overnight.&rdqu... for the full story register now for free or login below...

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