Thanks for coming to Confidentials.
Looks like you might have an AdBlocker on. Please whitelist confidentials.com to continue to our site and enjoy an Ad-Light experience.
Occasional contributor John Blundell puts forward a suggestion as to how the economy might start...
We look at the benefits - and complications - of the Northern Forest
…on the day that Richard Leese launches 'Connecting Britain' campaign
...and still claims the new divisive pick-up charge is to 'ease congestion'
The northern rail system should come first, say Mayor Andy Burnham and Sir Richard Leese