Mark Littlewood argues that while the idea is well intentioned, greater government involvement risks even more crowding out of community

Mark Littlewood suggests on BBC Radio 4’s Moral Maze that while the rhetoric around the Big Society outlines a wonderful vision, the detail is concerning. He argues more local and central government involvement through this scheme risks crowding out local initiatives, rather than encouraging them.

Listen to the interview on the Moral Maze (starts at 26.30).