The North’s Economic Recovery and Levelling Up

    January 2021

    The UK government has assembled a taskforce dedicated to “levelling up” the regional inequalities in the UK. Supported by a £4.2 billion fund, the taskforce has big ideas for a “global Britain” – establishing the North as an attractive landing pad for foreign investment and a region where people will want to work and live.

    With talk of new housing developments, better infrastructure and improved skills, we take a closer look at what The Levelling Up agenda involves, how it can successfully bolster the Northern economy and how it will promote a “global Britain”.