It means a shift from a position where we think we know best, to supporting what is actually proven to work – and owned by the communities we support.
It may be the season of goodwill but many councils deserve a lump of coal after their misuse of public money.
It was a failed county. An abomination of the 1972 Local Government Act. Yet bureaucrats keep trying to revive it by stealth.
The straight-talking people of Yorkshire would seem to be impatient with the delays and obfuscations over Brexit.