Joint Whitehall approach ‘key to making Industrial Strategy work’

By Heather Jameson | 20 April 2017

The Industrial Strategy will need co-ordination across Whitehall departments and between central and local government to make it work, sector experts have warned.

As the consultation on the green paper closed on Easter Monday, submissions from across the sector landed in Whitehall, calling on the Government to work closely with councils and make the strategy place-based.

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