- Created by: Djoumana
- Created on: 19-11-17 14:44
Urban change creates opportunities and challenges
· During the Industrial Revolution there was growth of manufacturing industries and rapid urbanisation.
· This was followed by industrial decline- many industries relocated overseas or to the rural-urban fringe.
· Lots of people moved to the suburbs, and the inner city areas and CBDs declined.
· Regeneration projects have helped to make city centres more attractive again.
· These changes have created various opportunities and challenges:
· Immigrant communities were attracted by low cost inner city housing. Many UK cities are now very multicultural- offering a range of food and festivals.
· Redevelopment presents opportunities for new…