Sequel to the acclaimed “My Perfect Country”, this set of Compass documentaries on the BBC World Service sees Fi Glover, Ellie Cosgrave and Greg Clark examine 13 innovative solutions from cities around the world and test them for their credentials for inclusion in a perfect city of the future.

From urban regeneration and crime fighting in Medellin, Colombia to Singapore’s revolutionary approach to mental health, the team take a truly global look at the most important problems in the modern world through the lens of innovative, exciting solutions.

In this episode the team are in Glasgow, which has pushed back against its violent reputation with bold schemes to address knife crime. But is their approach worthy of the perfect city?