Industrial Strategy 'lacks focus on inclusive growth'

By Sam Clayden | 01 December 2017

The Government has failed to offer a compelling narrative around inclusive growth, Leeds City Council’s chief executive has warned.

Tom Riordan told colleagues at The MJ’s Future Forum North conference that, while the Industrial Strategy briefly mentioned inclusive growth, ministers still do not grasp the need to reach people who feel left behind.

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