Mark Ronan: How creative industries are key to the future
THE newly-launched summer-long celebration of the North of England’s pioneering spirit shows how our inventors, artists and designers have not only shaped our world but are helping to build the economy of tomorrow.
Visitors’ trails at the Great Exhibition of the North in Newcastle take in the cat’s eye (invented in Halifax), teams developing worldwide digital gaming content and the architects helping to design a superfast Hyperloop transport system for our region.
Although the initial spark for many of these products may have come from one person, it takes the combined talents of many to... read more
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