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.
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.
Covid-19 has posed similar challenges to these cities, but has elicited very different responses.
Buses have demonstrated that they are the essential public transport during the pandemic. Now central government, cities and bus operators must build a compact to deliver a successful National Bus Strategy.
City TalksCity Talks: Professor Francesca Gains on gender, representation and devolution
The University of Manchester's Francesca Gains on gender, representation and devolution.
Once the coronavirus crisis has passed, Keir Starmer has the task of reshaping the party. A change in how it views cities and towns is vital.
Mayors: the run-up to 2020Why Government plans to level up pose a challenge for metro mayor candidates
The Government's plans to level up the UK economy pose a problem for the metro mayor manifestos argues Andy Westwood.
Mayors: the run-up to 2020What should the next Mayor of Greater Manchester focus on?
Transport, skills and taxation should be top of the mayor's agenda after the May election according to Clive Memmott, Chief Executive of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce.