North of England

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NHS trust investigated over alleged potential edits to records after death of patient
Charlie Millers, 17, was found dead in his room at Prestwich mental health hospital in December 2020

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

30, Jan, 2023 @3:27 PM

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Bright lights, big cities: cash and HS2 are not the only keys to renewing the north, Andy Burnham | Simon Jenkins
Civic magnetism also depends on creativity, glamour and tourist appeal, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Simon Jenkins

27, Jan, 2023 @1:10 PM

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Rishi Sunak has never paid a penalty to HMRC, No 10 says, amid growing pressure over Nadhim Zahawi – as it happened
Downing Street releases statement after days of refusing to say whether or not PM ever paid a penalty to revenue body

Andrew Sparrow

25, Jan, 2023 @6:57 PM

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Michael Gove briefly meets one mayor at northern conference
Levelling up secretary talks of ‘partnership’ in speech but has little time to hear local leaders’ concerns

Helen Pidd North of England editor

25, Jan, 2023 @5:17 PM

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What would a genuine plan for levelling up the north of England look like? Ask a German | Andy Burnham
They have laws requiring equality between the states and a funding regime to make it happen. Imagine that kind of Britain, says Manchester mayor Andy Burnham

Andy Burnham

25, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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North of England ‘would rank second worst for investment’ if OECD country
Thinktank says of advanced economies, only Greece would have lower public and private investment

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

25, Jan, 2023 @12:01 AM

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Councils freeze levelling up projects as soaring costs exceed grants
Exclusive: Half a billion pounds lost from projects funded by government schemes due to inflation and rising costs

Jessica Elgot Deputy political editor

24, Jan, 2023 @6:44 PM

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Levelling-up grants don’t make up for cuts to regional funding | Letters
Letters: Jim Bamford says mainstream funding needs to be rebalanced; plus letters from John Marriott, Joanna Christina and Les Bright

23, Jan, 2023 @4:16 PM

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Zahawi’s professed lack of care makes him unfit for government | Brief letters
Brief letters: Nadhim Zahawi’s tax ‘error’ | AI-generated tunes | The day the king died | Rude place names | Cold speculums

23, Jan, 2023 @4:09 PM

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‘It’s still happening,’ say parents of Leeds student who died after remote diagnosis
Coroner finds in-person GP appointment during pandemic could have saved life of David Nash, 26

Robyn Vinter North of England correspondent

20, Jan, 2023 @5:37 PM

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My beloved Morecambe was once mocked for Mr Blobbyland, so it deserves its Eden Project | Helen Pidd
This £50m levelling up project certainly beats our old theme park. One official told me he’d do a deal with the devil to help the area. Seems he did, says Guardian North of England editor Helen Pidd

Helen Pidd

20, Jan, 2023 @11:56 AM

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‘Slap in the face’: Tory seats gain more from £4bn levelling up fund, finds analysis
Exclusive: council leaders accuse Rishi Sunak of offering ‘pre-election bribes’ as many deprived areas miss out

Michael Goodier, Pamela Duncan, Josh Halliday and Jessica Elgot

19, Jan, 2023 @7:23 PM

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