Whitehall Of The North: How The Deal Of The Decade Got So Boring
January 16, 2018

Whitehall Of The North: How The Deal Of The Decade Got So Boring

It was supposed to be the deal of the decade — maybe even the deal of the century. Today supposedly game-changing plans to bring a Whitehall of the North to Manchester are failing to thrill. A big deal is what they are not.

Back in 2009 the potential 1M SF consolidation of Manchester's government offices was at first hailed by Labour ministers as an opportunity that could transform parts of the city centre. It has turned into something more modest following pre-Christmas reports that…

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