New Thames Valley Economy Charter – draft published

I have just put the draft New Thames Valley Economy Charter live on this website. The Charter has been inspired by both the work of Bristol One City and the New London Architecture’s ‘New London Charter’. It sets down the key principles for the Thames Valley Economy as it takes shape after lockdown. The timeContinue reading “New Thames Valley Economy Charter – draft published”

Launch of Green Paper on Thames Valley Future

I am pleased to share the Green Paper on Thames Valley Future. I have also uploaded a video presentation where I flick through the report which may well be a useful starting point if you have 12 minutes spare. Due to the pressures on time I did not provide much background in the video, soContinue reading “Launch of Green Paper on Thames Valley Future”

In respect of the impact of Covid 19

Covid-19 is having a major impact on all people and every aspect off the economy all around the world. The running count of those that have lost their lives, lost loved ones, or at risk is going up every day. In the economy there are companies not knowing if they can survive, employees not knowingContinue reading “In respect of the impact of Covid 19”

“Let’s shape the future and make it a success”

Thames Valley Forum exists to create ideas and impetus to help shape the region in the coming decade to ensure it is at the forefront of leading a prosperous new economic future for the UK. The 2020s was set to be a transformative decade for the UK economy, with a level of change not seenContinue reading ““Let’s shape the future and make it a success””