Business leaders say a lack of investment in transport in the north of England shows how we're being let down by the Government.
Figures published yesterday suggest the north has seen £59 billion pounds less spending over the last decade compared to the capital.
And yet the Government insists it's still committed to creating a Northern Powerhouse. Our political correspondent Daniel Hewitt takes up the story:
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