Don't you mean 'half a PCC'? The Greater Manchester combined authority covers the former Metropolitan County. The former Tyne and Wear Metropolitan County is part of Northumbria Police area, so the PCC also covers Northumberland Council.
No. The combined authority comprises Tyne & Wear, Northumberland and County Durham. That's two whole PCCs.
Not two whole PCCs because Durham Police Authority includes Darlington.
Socialism makes war upon a system, not upon a class
Position to be subsumed into elected Greater Manchester Mayor, according to George Osborne. Can't do that in north east, as we have two PCCs.
So it looks like Tony Lloyd has been abolished with the stroke of a pen....
I'd rather Tony Lloyd than Leese, Stringer, or any of the "big beasts" of Manchester Labour. But then again, I do like Tony Lloyd and not just because he was one of our local Labour characters when I was a kid.
"People may say what they like about the decay of Christianity; the religious system that produced green Chartreuse can never really die."