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Year 12 – Very relevant BBC article and Channel 4 News clip

Very relevant for the rural rebranding work: an article about how the Eden Valley, around Penrith and the Borders, has many issues unique to its remote location that are just not addressed in a General Election.

A good piece from Paul Mason, Economics Editor at Channel 4 news, on the changes affecting jobs due to technology and Globalisation. It has Blackpool in!

Year 12 research on Blackpool

1. What are the problems faced by the coastal resorts such as Blackpool that can lead to their decline? Think about coastal specific examples such as seasonal tourism as well as generic reasons.

2. What examples of re-branding has Blackpool engaged in during the last 20-30 years?

Bring your research to Mr Monteith’s lesson Period 6 today (Thursday)