Mon 28 Aug 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Once every decade since 1801, Britain takes a long, hard look at itself. In The Butcher, the Baker, the Candlestick Maker, Roger Hutchinson examines what the census has revealed through the years. From its beginnings as a simple head count to an analysis of a nation through race, religion, location and occupation, it’s a unique perspective on the changing face of society. He is in discussion today with Des McNulty, Deputy Director at Policy Scotland and co-author of The Scottish Economy: A Living Book.