Have we reached city limits?

Have we reached city limits?

Have we reached city limits? by Ben Marshall State of the Nation The apparently inexorable trend of urbanisation has been checked by COVID-19 – at least for now. In October, online property portal Rightmove reported a doubling of website searches for homes in small...
Lockdown lives

Lockdown lives

Lockdown lives by Ben Marshall State of the Nation Britain’s village of one hundred “From this evening I must give the British people a very simple instruction – you must stay at home” Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the public in his televised address to the UK on...
Beyond the pandemic

Beyond the pandemic

Beyond the pandemic by Mike Clemence State of the Nation How far has COVID-19 shifted our values? Over the past twelve months people across Britain and the world have experienced wrenching restrictions to their day-to-day lives, forcing large-scale changes in...