Our analysis shows that the city centres that were the strongest performers pre-pandemic were hardest hit by Covid-19
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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.
The most recent data suggests that a post-furlough unemployment surge may have been avoided and several cities in the North and Midlands are leading the recovery. However, this is far from achieving levelling up.
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.
Researcher Guilherme Rodrigues explores the different data options available to best monitor how UK cities are performing and recovering in real time.
Ensuring young people across the UK have access to relevant, good quality post-16 education and training options must be part of the Government's ‘levelling up’ agenda.
We’re due to fill out our census forms in less than four weeks’ time, but the roadmap for lifting Covid-19 restrictions should trigger a delay.
Can the devolution of data support the country in the recovery and in the future?
Join this event to find out more about City Monitor — our new interactive tool comparing the latest economic data on how cities and large towns are doing against a wide range of indicators.
This is the first recession where real time data from private companies is giving up to date information on the performance of the economy. It’s time the public sector caught up.