Mayor accused of 'unprecedented cronyism' Subscription
Cambridgeshire & Peterborough CA mayor James Palmer has appointed four former colleagues to senior roles
In a report published this morning the Commons public accounts commitee says MHCLG’s appraoch has been ’reactive and ill-informed’
The eight existing councils in Northamptonshire will be abolished and replaced by two unitary councils, the government has confirmed.
Nearly 30% of local enterprise partnerships need to improve their performance on project delivery, the government has said.
The offence will cover candidates and campaigners but not returning officers and their staff
The government says support for survivors will be placed on a sustainable footing
Numbers represent less than 1% of the electorate in pilot areas
Greens gain presence on 51 new councilsSubscription
The Green Party have won seats on 51 councils for the first time in a result partly attributed to the recent Extinction Rebellion protests.
LGA Labour group officer says interpretations of the results have been “over-simplistic”
Independent mayor: Labour took voters for granted Subscription
The new mayor of Middlesbrough says Labour has lost public trust after decades of dominance