Stockport Council leader to decide fate of Manchester 'super council' bid

Pioneering plans to bring the ten councils across Greater Manchester together as a pilot statutory city-region now rest in the hands of one man after Stockport Council agreed to delegate its power to decide whether it wanted to join the 'super council' to leader Dave Goddard.

by Allister Hayman

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