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Alastair McLellan

Alastair McLellan: Tackling discrimination of LGBT staff will benefit the entire NHS Subscription Required

20-Sep-2014 | By Alastair McLellan

Of all the types of discrimination blighting healthcare leadership, it is bias based on sexuality that gets the least attention

Michael White

De-industrialised Britain is the biggest loser of open trade Subscription Required

18-Sep-2014 | By Michael White

HSJ columnist Michael White on the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Inside Out: Conflict is a fact of life – our job is to find solutions Subscription Required


Does it take a tragedy like Rotherham to make people wake up to the power of honest and open dialogue, LGC’s council chief insider asks

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Public health cannot be separated from economic development Subscription Required

19-Sep-2014 | By

Ill health is not just a social problem, says Centre for Local Economic Strategies’ Neil McInroy

David Sparks

Scottish referendum marks an era of change for local government Subscription Required

19-Sep-2014 | By David Sparks

LGA chair David Sparks: Replace the Barnett formula and let us keep 100% of business rates growth

Deborah Cadman

A vital role in shaping and supporting communities Subscription Required

19-Sep-2014 | By Deborah Cadman

The public sector will be smaller in the future, but its role in assuring the quality of services will grow, says Suffolk CC’s Deborah Cadman

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Tony Trravers

Constitutional asymmetry will have to be addressed Subscription Required

15-Sep-2014 | By Tony Travers

The pretence that England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland occupy broadly similar positions within the United Kingdom cannot continue, writes the LSE’s Tony Travers

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Inside out: Give us power and we'll emulate Ireland's low tax approach Subscription Required


The Scottish referendum is shaping the devolution debate, inspiring LGC’s Insider to consider how councils would use new powers to boost their local economy

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Peter Hogg EC Harris

Property, people, planning: essential ingredients for a growth strategy

The mismatch between funding and demand for services means local authorities must take a fresh look at their assets, says EC Harris’ Peter Hogg

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