Top 10 steps for post-COVID recovery

Dominic Ellis
|Apr 13|magazine1 min read

10. Invest in digital and physical connectivity infrastructure

Unfortunately, as long as there is such a fundamental inequality in access to digital connectivity and physical connectivity between areas in the UK, ‘levelling up’ will be exceptionally challenging. By investing in both low carbon transport schemes and improved digital connectivity in the regions that need them most, the UK Government can significantly improve the economic productivity of the North and the Midlands. The new UK Infrastructure Bank will have a key role to play in facilitating joint private and public sector funding to drive infrastructure delivery.