What have directly elected mayors ever done for us?

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The Foundation

Lower Ground Floor

St George's Road

Bristol

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There are 25 directly elected mayors in the UK, with the prospect of more to come. Bristol now has two directly elected mayors.

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There are 25 directly elected mayors in the UK, with the prospect of more to come. Bristol now has two directly elected mayors, one who heads Bristol City Council, and another who leads the West of England combined authority. Drawing on research conducted locally, nationally, and internationally, this interactive event aims to advance understanding of the impact of the introduction of directly elected mayors on English local government. It includes the following speakers:

Arianna Giovannini, Institute for Public Policy Research North and De Montfort University

Baroness Barbara Janke, Member of the House of Lords and former Leader, Bristol City Council

Alessandro Sancino, The Open University, and former local and national politician in Italy

David Sweeting, University of Bristol

Chair: Thom Oliver, University of the West of England, Bristol

Location: The Foundation (Below Triodos Bank), Lower Ground Floor, St George's Road, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5BE

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The Foundation

Lower Ground Floor

St George's Road

Bristol

BS1 5BE

United Kingdom

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