Our recent paper 'Levelling up Local Government in England' sparked much debate. Here’s a round-up and response to the main themes.
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City MinutesCity Minutes: Levelling up local government in England
Simon Jeffrey on the problems with English local government, and his proposals to fix them.
Looking across data on footfall and sales suggests that while eating out did help out, the impact varied significantly across cities.
City MinutesCity Minutes: The impact of Eat Out to Help Out on cities
The Government launched the Eat Out To Help Out scheme to support the hospitality sector and encourage people to return to restaurants and cafes. More than 64 million meals were sold as part...
What impact do local lockdowns have on city-centre footfall? We take a look at what happened in Leicester, Manchester and Aberdeen, all of which experienced restrictions over the summer.
Tighter Covid-19 restrictions have not yet led to large falls in footfall in Manchester's local centres.
The number of people claiming unemployment benefits continues to rise, with the biggest rises in the past month in large cities and towns in the South East.
This report sets out how the Government should use the devolution white paper to reorganise and simplify local government to level up the country.
City TalksCity Talks: Debbie Weekes-Bernard on race, ethnicity and devolved policy making
London's Deputy Mayor Dr Debbie Weekes-Bernard on how issues of race and ethnicity are considered in the devolved policy making process.
Overall city centre footfall rose this summer but London still has a lot of catching up to do.