Five key lessons for regional and national policymakers to level up the local economies of the Midlands Engine.
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Centre for Cities tracks the latest unemployment claim statistics across the UK's cities and largest towns.
Urban economies essential for driving growth in the Midlands Engine are underperforming, and low productivity is to blame.
The UK is in the grip of a cost of living crisis, and there is a clear North-South divide in how it is playing out across the country. Explore the latest data for your city or large town.
As well as providing a deep dive into the latest economic data on the UK’s cities and largest towns, this year our flagship publication focuses on the scale and geography of economic inactivity across the country.
The recent awarding of the UK City of Culture 2025 has put the notion of ‘culture-led regeneration’ back in the policy spotlight.
Explore the changing levels of activity within the high streets of Britain's cities and large towns from February 2020 to May 2022.
Not all high streets have been evenly affected by Covid-19, Cambridge and Mansfield serve as telling examples.
Cities Outlook 2022 looks in-depth at the state of UK high streets to get a sense of the short-term impact of the pandemic on Britain's town and city centres and the long-term consequences and implications this has for the Government’s levelling up agenda.
Analyst Valentine Quinio explores the latest high street spend and footfall data to establish what impact England’s ‘Freedom Day’ had on consumer behaviour, and what this means for high street recovery.