Local Government Chronicle
12 May 2011There is always something of a pendulum effect in local politics but last week’s results show it is swinging in a most unusual fashion
31 March 2011Challenging times demand radical responses – and for the local government finance system inaction is no longer an option.
13-Dec-2010After many months of expounding the merits of decentralising power, Eric Pickles’ Localism Bill finally emerged from its chrysalis.
21 October 2010Returning greater control of business rates would be a crucial first step in creating a more autonomous system of local government finance