Creative solutions

Tackling regional inequality and building an economy that works for everyone will need a strong industrial strategy. Chi Onwurah outlines Labour’s approach

Britain is a nation of makers and creators. As a young girl growing up in Newcastle, the examples of Stephenson, Parsons – that’s Rachel Parsons, the pioneering engineer and founder of the Women’s Engineering Society – Armstrong and other greats of our industrial past inspired me to study electrical engineering.

Read more from Chi Onwurah for The Fabian Society here: http://www.fabians.org.uk/creative-solutions/