The financial services landscape in the UK is undergoing major changes with “challenger” banks gaining traction and the Open Banking revolution promising to “create new competitive spaces”. How will these changes impact consumers and will they lead to more inclusive financial services?
In 2011, the Localism Acto proposed to transfer power from British central government to local communities, but there are few tools available to enable local decision making and involvement in the public realm.
Public consultations aim to do what they say on the tin: engage with the public. But often that tin is too shallow, and the people's voices aren't truly given the platform to be heard. So what could the future of public consultations look like instead?
The much-awaited, yet skeptically anticipated, computing curriculum has finally arrived at UK schools, firmly set on creating new generations of disruptive technology creators.