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Financial support is the way to protect health and the economy. Right now, Boris Johnson is achieving neither.
The political leadership being demonstrated by combined authority mayors across the North is all the more striking in its contrast to the absence of clear and coherent leadership from the centre.
Given the role of the north of England as a key battleground at the general election last year and the current focus on the region as a result of the pandemic, it is hard to see it falling down the political agenda any time soon.
Coronavirus and Government — We need to hear more from the scientists, and less from the politicians.3 min read
A very important thread by Andy Burnham offering a useful perspective as a former Health Secretary on the challenge for government to develop transparent comprehensive and careful communication during a pandemic crisis... Spoiler: Publishing articles behind paywalls is not great communication.