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Place matters

As the 2020s approach, England is in a state of flux. The country is experiencing a series of major changes in its political and economic model. Too often, questions of national significance and their impact on places and people – a future migration policy, mismatches in people’s education and the skills a modern economy demands, how to care for an ageing population – are overlooked or ignored.

Read the blog from Jack Airey, head of research at Localis, who outlines some of the key trends shaping three distinct communities now and, in the future, – as explored in our new report 'Place matters: how communities in England are changing'.

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