John Pugh dissects City Region Mayors but pushes for Northern Powerhouse and Devolution

10th June 2015

Southport’s MP John Pugh MP has started the parliamentary session by leading a Westminster Hall debate on City Regions and ‘Metro Mayors’.

He reported that it is was bad enough that Southport is presently ruled by a Sefton Cabinet with no representation from Southport or any of the parties whose candidates are elected by Southport voters – but being ruled by one man in Liverpool would be even worse.

The debate is from 16.31pm here:

Dr Pugh started his contribution on familiar ground – the previous debate was concerning a Labour Council closing down selected libraries in a partisan way – this time in Harrow, North London,

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