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Join us at this open fringe at Labour Conference which will ask - are city leaders the new policy pioneers?
In this episode of City Talks, Andrew Carter is joined by Amy Goldstein, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist at The Washington Post and...
Our case study library brings together over 150 examples of good practice from cities in the UK and across the world, helping cities to make the most of their resources.
Join us for our open fringe at the Conservative Conference which will ask - are city leaders the new policy pioneers?
What role do financial and professional services play in British cities, beyond just London?
The report rightly highlights the importance of high-skilled migrants, but underplays the role of low-skilled workers in cities
Catch up with the full audio from Sir Richard Leese's excellent talk as part of our City Horizons event series.
How changes to European migration will affect cities after Brexit
Cities need to address the skills gaps which prevent many people making the most of existing connections