The ‘Northern Powerhouse’ generates 19% of UK Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It includes the great Northern cities of Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Liverpool and Sheffield which were the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.
The government is committed to supporting the North of England build on its incredible potential. The brochure showcases 20 of the £24 billion worth of projects that are available for investment in the great Northern cities of England. These projects cover a huge spectrum of industries from housing to energy and science to shipping.