Local Community Regeneration Conference: An Interview with the Chairs
Before the recently held Community Regeneration Conference which was co-chaired by Institute of Economic Development (IED) Chair, Bev Hurley CBE and Director, Lawrence Conway, organisers caught up with Bev and Lawrence for a Q&A discussion.
Questions posed included:
How can we use the changes brought by Covid-19 to bring positive change to our communities?
The town is seeing a resurgence compared to the city, how do we make sure this momentum is maintained?
What do you think local authorities should prioritise when creating recovery plans?
What top three things are essential for a thriving community?