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Court backs Westminster on out-of-borough move Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 9:00 am | By David Paine

Court of Appeal rules in favour of the city council, which offered to house resident in Bletchley


Labour would end housing borrowing cap for best-placed authorities Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 4:48 pm | By David Paine

Shadow ministers’ response to Lyons review sets out new powers for councils


Manchester children's chief quits after 'inadequate' Ofsted report Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 9:00 am | By Kate Youde

Mike Livingstone will leave the council at the end of this month

Blanket ban on term-time holidays 'too simplistic' Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 9:01 am | By Kate Youde

LGA calls for a common-sense approach as half-term looms

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Homeowners prevent housebuilding, report finds Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 11:11 am | By David Paine

Institute for Government calls for planning reform

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There can be no gaps in child protection strategies Subscription Required

23-Oct-2014 | By

Chiefs are crucial in keeping safeguarding at the top of the agenda, says LGC acting news editor Kaye Wiggins

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Manjeet Gill

A corporate approach to community action Subscription Required


Community development takes time but it is a long-term investment, says West Lindsey DC chief executive Manjeet Gill


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LGC roundtable in association with Nutricia

Putting nutrition at the centre of public health

23-Oct-2014 | By Nic Paton

At an LGC roundtable, public health professionals and clinicians discussed tackling malnutrition with an integrated approach. Nic Paton reports

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Peter Hogg EC Harris

Finding the right partners to drive economic growth


EC Harris’ Peter Hogg on how councils can identify good private sector partners

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Keeping technology at the forefront of the debate

16-Oct-2014 | By Paul Bradbury

Councils need data and analytics to survive and thrive, says Civica’s Paul Bradbury


Greater Manchester is ready to move on devolution Subscription Required


The current position is untenable. We want to scale up our work to reduce dependency on services, says Sir Howard Bernstein

Inspections are failing to drive improvement in children’s services Subscription Required


This model is broken and we need a radical new approach, says Doncaster’s Jo Miller

Peter Fleming

Data is key to improving public services Subscription Required


The LGA’s Peter Fleming on a pilot to improve performance benchmarking

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Alastair McLellan

The future begins in Stevenstown Subscription Required

24-Oct-2014 | By Alastair McLellan

The five year forward view is not a traditional ‘blueprint’ for the NHS, says Health Service Journal’s Alastair McLellan

There may be new ways to bridge the health and care divide Subscription Required

23-Oct-2014 | By Richard Humphries

The King’s Fund will work on new approaches to end the fragmentation of services, writes Richard Humphries

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Innovation October 2014

LGC Innovation Supplement – October 2014

23-Oct-2014 | By Rachel Dalton

Free your thinking: Local authorities reimagine services

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