‘The Northern Powerhouse agenda is the best chance we have of fixing this national economic crisis.’
5th Dec 2018 - NewStart
East Staffordshire Borough Council serves a population of approximately 110,000 and is a mix of urban and rural areas. The principal town of Burton upon Trent is known for its brewing heritage and the smaller settlement of Uttoxeter is a market town. The rural areas are varied and characterised by small hamlets and villages, often historic in origin and containing substantial conservation areas.
‘In an uneven economy, is productivity something that organisations have an incentive to pursue?’
It’s a problem plaguing rural communities and often exposing the less affluent to economic burdens.