The UK has 9 out of the 10 poorest regions in northern Europe

The UK has nine out of the ten poorest regions in northern Europe, with suggestions that the rapid industrial decline brought about under Margaret Thatcher is chiefly responsible for creating pockets of poverty in one of the World’s richest economies. West Wales, Durham and Tees Valley, South Yorkshire and Northern Ireland all rank highly as the … Continue reading The UK has 9 out of the 10 poorest regions in northern Europe