Northern Powerhouse Rail

We up North are getting a little bit tired of southern-based sceptics, be they Conservative MPs, peers or journalists, telling the North what is should prioritise, writes Labour MP Lucy Powell.
HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail are key to adding billions to Manchester's economic output
As the capital wrestles with all the economic and social problems of an overheated housing market and chronic congestion, the North of England is latent with potential - we can do so much more
It's estimated businesses have lost almost £38 million because of Northern Rail disruption.