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Commissioners brought in to Birmingham over 'Trojan Horse' Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 3:37 pm | By David Paine

Concerns over the city council’s education department and governance structures


Doncaster out of intervention early Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 10:41 am | By David Paine

Communities secretary Eric Pickles convinced of Doncaster MBC’s improvements

Victory for councillors in travel expenses row Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 10:49 am | By David Paine

Travel costs will be exempt from income tax and National Insurance contributions, Treasury to announce

Margate Kent

Kent: Outsourcing would be 'suicidal' if it led to job exodus Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 0:01 am | By David Paine

Authority has received 47 expressions of interest under major transformation programme

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Nick Golding

Better the devil you know than a voter-friendly figurehead

16-Jul-2014 | By Nick Golding

LGC’s acting editor Nick Golding on a reshuffle that saw demotions for Gove and Kerslake – but left Pickles in post

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David Pearson

Social care has reached a tipping point Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 | By David Pearson

Adass president David Pearson on the decision to funnel an extra £4bn into the NHS

Joanne Segars

Pension reform is too important to rush Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Segars

National Association of Pension Funds chief executive Joanne Segars: We recommend against the mandated use of passive management

Ted Cantle

The Syrian conflict threatens community cohesion Subscription Required

22-Jul-2014 | By Ted Cantle

It is crucial that local authorities bring all communities together, says Institute of Community Cohesion founder Ted Cantle

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LGC roundtable in association with Serco

Using technology to deliver social care

16-Jul-2014 | By Hannah Fearn

Faced with an ageing population and the implications of the Care Act, councils are turning to new working practices to deliver social care. Hannah Fearn reports on an LGC and Serco roundtable

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Sue Holloway

Meeting needs and exceeding expectations Subscription Required

15-Jul-2014 | By Sue Holloway

We need a new generation of strategic partnerships, says Northgate’s Sue Holloway

Abdul Uddin, director, Hay Group local government practice

Skills and place – do you have the right strategy?

10-Jul-2014 | By Abdul Uddin

Local authorities are uniquely situated to drive the local place agenda, but they need to carefully plan how they’re going to do this, says Hay Group’s Abdul Uddin

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The next government must come up with some answers Subscription Required

18-Jul-2014 | By Stephen Hughes

Cipfa’s Stephen Hughes on a new independent commission on local government finance

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LGC Investment Supplement June 2014

LGC Investment Supplement – June 2014

21-Jul-2014 | By Rachel Dalton

LGC’s regular special report on investment within local government

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Martin Esom

Idea exchange: Waltham Forest's Growth Commission Subscription Required

17-Jul-2014 | By Martin Esom

LGC today launches Idea Exchange, a major weekly feature in which councils highlight examples of best practice that can be replicated elsewhere. This week the spotlight falls on Waltham Forest’s Growth Commission

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Integration – why such a fuss?

22-Jul-2014 0:01 am | By Chris Brophy,

Chris Brohpy and Cliff Mills introduce Capsticks’ specialist integration channel and article series

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20-Jun-2014 5:21 pm

Capsticks essential guide to social enterprise is now available to download

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