The ambition of the White Paper is to be commended, as is the diagnosis of the reasons for the United Kingdom’s geographical inequality. But there remains a gap between the words and sentiments of the White Paper and practical delivery.
The Bennett Institute’s series of blogs on Levelling Up shared experts’ aspirations for the UK government’s White Paper on tackling geographic inequalities. Now published, they reflect on whether they’ll be delivered.
Image: Michael Gove visits Grimsby ahead of Levelling-Up White Paper. Picture by Simon Dawson / No 10 Downing Street.