Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg reveals North East apprenticeships soar over last four years

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg reveals apprenticeships in the region have more than doubled in last four years

Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander

Danny Alexander: Government is ready to devolve power to regions

Chief Secretary to the Treasury said government is posing a 'challenge' to local leaders - and the Lib Dems will prove polls wrong in election

City Growth Commission chairman Jim O'Neill

City Growth Commission urges North East councils to 'Put more cash into combined authority'

Chairman of the City Growth Commission says North East Combined Authority must commit more funds to make case for devolution

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Devolution deals on table for North cities - but not North East

Claims made today that cities are being handpicked by Government ministers

People walking at Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland

Deputy Prime Minster to launch bid to increase tourism in North East

New strategy to divert tourism to the North of England to be announced by Deputy Prime Minister

Zac Goldsmith MP

Tory MP Zac Goldsmith accuses North Durham MP of 'contempt' for voters

Labour MP Kevan Jones was in a war of words with Tory MP Zac Goldsmith and supporters of a right of recall

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg launches TechNorth hub to champion North East technology expertise on the world stage

Newcastle, Sunderland and Tees Valley will join northern neighbours under the hub which has been launched as part of Northern Futures

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg during a question and answer session on day three of the Liberal Democrat autumn conference at the Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow, Scotland

Paul Linford: Why Nick Clegg has reason to be cheerful as conference season ends

The Journal's former political editor on the prospects for the general election as British politics fragments into a four-party system

A stressed out woman

Kate Fox: Mental illness is not just an issue for sufferers - it's an issue for us all

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Journal columnist Kate Fox says it is about time we realised that mental illness which goes unrecognised and untreated has an impact on everybody

Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg urges UK to reject 'politics of fear'

Liberal Democrat leader warns British politics is becoming increasingly bitter and tribal but says his party stands for "decent, British values"

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg during a question and answer session on day three of the Liberal Democrat autumn conference at the Clyde Auditorium in Glasgow, Scotland

Nick Clegg tells the North: We'll borrow to invest in transport infrastructure

Liberal Democrat leader backs One North plans for massive transport investment after deficit is taken care of

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

The Journal Opinion: Go back to your constituencies and prepare for opposition

The Journal's opinion column for Monday, October 6, in which we argue that the Lib Dems should think hard about joining a future coalition

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg pledges developing North East will be at the heart of Lib Dem manifesto

Liberal Democrats will accept "One North" proposals to imporve the region's transport network, says party leader Clegg

Nick Brown MP, a former Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

We need funding to make the North East grow - not more local structures, says Newcastle MP Nick Brown

Newcastle MP Nick Brown warned that debates about devolution risked were missing the point when the region needs investment

Prime Minister David Cameron and his Deputy, Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg

Party leaders praise Journal call for real devolution to the North

Westminster leaders respond to major newspapers of the north joining forces to demand a fair deal for the region

The Scottish border with Northumberland

The Journal Opinion: Give the North East a stronger voice

The Journal's opinion column for Friday, September 19, in which we look at what the region needs in the wake of the Scottish vote

L-R Ian Dormer, Philip Cummings and John Elliott of the North East Taxpayers Alliance with their 'White Elephant' on Newcastle's Quayside

Former chairman of North East says No campaign says devolution would still be bad for region

John Elliott tells The Journal he still does not support devolution as the debate is sparked back into life by the Scottish independence vote

The sun sets over Gretna with the flags of the Union in the foreground

Jonathan Walker: The day Westminster panicked - or how it all went wrong for the 'no' campaign

David Cameron and Ed Miliband both come out of the Scottish referendum campaign looking weak

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

We will change how the North East is run says Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg

Deputy Prime Minister asks North East people how they want to be governed and defends decision to keep the Barnett Formula

Guy Opperman, MP for Hexham

North East must be first in line for devolution after Scottish vote, says Hexham MP

The debate about how to govern the North East is already underway as the Scottish vote looms closer

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