Labour Party Conference: Levelling Up - Policies for Social and Economic Inclusion

What exactly should levelling up involve? #CPPLevelup

22 September 2020
Labour Expo Zone and on demand

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We all agree on the need for a lasting plan to support disadvantaged communities and places. But what exactly should levelling up involve? What should be the concrete policies for jobs, for skills, for regeneration? We will debate what should be covered in the forthcoming Spending Review and the Local Recovery White Paper. Beyond that, what should a lasting plan for recovery look like?


  • Rushanara Ali, MP for Bethnal Green and Bow, Member Treasury Select Committee
  • Richard Partington, Economics correspondent, The Guardian
  • Charlotte Alldritt, Director, Centre for Progressive Policy


  • Zoe Billingham (Head of Policy and Engagement, Centre for Progressive Policy)

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Following immediately on from our panel events on the Monday and Tuesday, we are hosting open sessions for councillors and members to share insights on the challenges they are facing, and emerging practice on the ground. We will share findings from our latest research.