Futures Forum: Local Enterprise Partnerships: "these next couple of weeks are crucial" for the Heart of the South West devolution bid
Futures Forum: "Local Enterprise Partnerships would appear to embody everything that is bereft of vision, imagination and indeed any of the kind of creativity and thinking that these times demand."
In Oxfordshire, a petition has been initiated to question the process there:
Petition · Greg Clark MP, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local government: Make Local Enterprise Partnerships accountable to the public · Change.org
And the South Devon Watch blog has initiated a petition around the Heart of the South West devolution bid:
STOP THE 'UNLAWFUL' DEVOLUTION PROCESS IN DEVON AND SOMERSET
Petition · Devon County Council: STOP THE UNLAWFUL DEVOLUTION PROCESS IN DEVON · Change.org