Andrew Carter: Britain’s cities hold the key to Tory renewal

Andrew Carter argues in Prospect Magazine that automation will hit the North and Midlands the hardest and if we don't act now, England's economy will become even more uneven

Press release published on 21 February 2018 by Andrew Carter

The vultures may be increasingly circling for Theresa May, yet it remains to be seen whether the will bring about her imminent downfall – or whether she will continue to limp on for another few years.

What is clear, however, is that whoever leads the Tory party into the next decade will need to address one of the biggest weaknesses of May’s administration: the lack of a domestic policy programme or vision for what kind of country Britain will be outside the EU.

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