12 Jul 2022

Tory Tees Valley mayor ‘concerned’ leadership contenders have no plan for levelling up

The poll which we featured earlier also asked Conservative members about levelling-up.

Only a third of them wanted to prioritise left-behind towns. So how is that playing in those areas?

We’ve been speaking to the Conservative Tees Valley mayor Ben Houchen – and started by asking him if he was disappointed that the Prime Minister is resigning.