Latest research finds that people in large cities and towns in Northern England and Wales have the most household debt and will be hit hardest in the economic downturn.
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The UK population has risen steadily over the last decade, increasing by 7.5 per cent between 2008 and 2018. However, UK cities have experienced different scales of population growth. Cities in...
Brexit may be the Government’s immediate priority, but the housing crisis is not going away. We need to solve the housing shortage to address the political and economic divides across the...
May 2020 will see nearly 17 million people in England choosing city-region mayors in Greater London and Manchester, West Midlands, Liverpool City Region and Tees Valley. What are they and what do they do?
New research confirms some of our worries: to be more inclusive, strong city economies need to work on becoming more accessible.
Access to quality education is hugely uneven across the country. Tackling this problem should be a top priority for leaders.
Six months of the metro mayorsSix months of Ben Houchen: the outlook in Tees Valley
The mayor has already raised the political profile of Tees Valley, but should take steps to improve public transport and develop Middlesbrough’s city centre
Cultural projects are often hailed as the economic solution for struggling cities – but tackling skills gaps will do more to create jobs and boost wages
Find out how cities can promote collaborations with universities and businesses in our case studies library.
Election 2017The Swinging Cities
There is a distinct urban split around the country, and politics reflects economics.