Tackling the urban and rural divide

31 October 2018

A new report ‘lays out an uncomfortable truth that county areas are some of the least socially mobile’ – but Carl Les says ‘small tweaks’ if taken together could deliver big results

E ngland’s counties are great places to live, study, and work. They are home to almost half of the country’s population and they are the backbone of the national economy, generating 41% of the country’s GDP.

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