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East Midlands is the UK economy’s bellwether

Things might indeed be looking up but governor Carney expressed an expectation of measured recovery. The transition from old manufacturing to advanced manufacturing, growth of the clean tech economy and our propensity to stay local and shop local to grow small SMEs and our desire to put business at the forefront of skills and reducing regulation should indeed mean that the east Midlands will be a real barometer of recovery and D2N2’s ambition - as reported in the Evening Standard recently - to be the UK's most inspirational postcode, may indeed be realised. ...

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