UK’s urban areas must perform for the nation, says Centre for Cities

THE Northern Powerhouse agenda and devolution deals across the country demonstrate a recognition by Government that it is cities that drive growth for the nation, not the other way around.

That's according to Chris Murray, director of the Core Cities Group, which represents the councils of England’s eight largest city economies outside of London along with Glasgow and Cardiff. He adds this recent and significant shift in Government thinking is about rebalancing the economy.

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