The Challenges and Opportunities of 2013

2012 has been an extraordinary year for Britain. The eyes of the world were on London for the 2012 Games, and the city delivered a universally acclaimed success. However, the economy continues to be a cause for concern with the worst double-dip recession recorded in the post-war era. Meanwhile, Coalition politics looked more fractious than ever as Parliament saw major divisions on issues such as House of Lords reform. What were the successes and failures for Britain in 2012? And what does 2013 hold for the country? Our expert panellists will review 2012 and offer their thoughts on what the future holds for Britain.