Bridges to the Future

Is the break up of the United Kingdom imminent?

Episode Summary

Broadcaster Gavin Esler argues that the bridges to the future of the United Kingdom are broken, thanks to a rise in English nationalism, calls for a united Ireland and the drive for Scottish independence.

Episode Notes

Global crises cause big changes and reveal deep structural weaknesses.  

In this special interview series from the RSA its chief executive, Matthew Taylor, puts a range of practitioners on the spot - from scholars to business leaders, politicians to journalists - by asking for one big idea to help build effective bridges to our new future.

Gavin Esler is a writer, broadcaster and author of How Britain Ends

A Tempo & Talker production for the RSA.  

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