Reflections on the election of the West Midlands Metro Mayor

Prof. Catherine Staite  Thursday’s mayoral elections brought some surprises.  There was a higher than expected turnout in areas like the West Midlands where public interest in the election had been worrying low during the campaign.  There were two notable cases of political revolution; Tees Valley and the West Midlands.  Like Ben Houchen in Tees Valley, … Continue reading Reflections on the election of the West Midlands Metro Mayor