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Defra urged to reconsider introducing mandatory food waste collectionsSubscription

17 August, 2018 By Corin Williams

“There is currently no legislation [regarding] food waste recycling in England… which is undoubtedly holding us back”


County scraps glass waste contract amid deposit return scheme uncertaintySubscription

17 August, 2018 By Andrea Lockerbie

The estimated value of the contract is £3.9m

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People news: District chief departs as post deleted Subscription

17 August, 2018 By

Our round-up of the latest job moves and appointments

Council housing

Government stumps up £200m for voluntary right-to-buy pilotSubscription

16 August, 2018 By

Housing association tenants are able to enter a ballot for participation


Northamptonshire leaders to outline plans for two unitary modelSubscription

16 August, 2018 By

Proposal follows inspector Max Caller’s recommendation but local consultation has shown residents and stakeholders at odds over it

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Brokenshire bids to boost 'garden communities' Subscription

15 August, 2018 By

Councils and developers must secure local support for plans to bid for “potential” funding 

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