UK regions must step up as London property cools

MIPIM 2019: A warm King Goblin ale at the Midlands stand did not impress Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight.

But on a macro level, the UK regions have captured the imagination of many investors at MIPIM – including Knight, who is planning to build a £500m film studio in Birmingham.

And it is important that the regions step up to capture as much as investment as possible, according to members of EG’s “UK Cities – Partnership Power” panel. They argued that London is no longer the growth powerhouse it once was.

“The country needs the regions