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Kerslake warns time is running out to tackle UK inequalities

Words: Huw Morris

The UK must urgently rebalance its London-dominated economy or fall into serious and irrecoverable decline, a panel of experts headed by a former civil service chief has warned.

Deep-rooted economic divides across the UK will worsen unless the government tackles strategic failures in regional polices stretching back 50 years, according to the UK2070 Commission, an independent inquiry into inequalities.

The commission, chaired by Lord Kerslake, calls on the government to urgently develop a long-term vision for the UK that decisively tackles deprivation, unlocks re.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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