Unless Whitehall devolves its powers, levelling up’ is doomed to fail

Miatta Fahnbulleh wrote for the Guardian

Miatta Fahnbulleh wrote for the Guardian about the government’s new levelling up white paper:

There is no silver bullet to a problem that is as complex and difficult as closing the divide between people and places. But as real incomes in London have grown by £600 a year since 2019, compared to £90 in Yorkshire and Humber and £20 in the north-east, the country is being torn apart.”

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