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Ministers should concede they are incapable of undertaking a full spending review
19 March, 2019 4:16 pm
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Wigan MBC has claimed the coveted Council of the Year prize at the LGC Awards 2019, the most hotly contested award of its kind
18 March, 2019 11:54 am
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15 March, 2019 12:20 pm
The government will not be seeking a ‘like for like’ replacement of the private finance initiative (PFI), according to a new document published to tie in with today’s Spring Statement.
18 March, 2019 11:23 am
Local government minister says new evidence shows the programme is improving outcomes for children and families
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18 March 2019David Blackman
Restrictions on councils borrowing to build new homes led to a flowering of new companies and joint ventures to get around them. Now the cap has been lifted, what does the future hold?
8 March 2019Tom de Castella
This month will see councils set their tenth austerity budget. In the main any fat which could have been trimmed has been thoroughly cut and the so-called low-hanging fruit are long gone.
14 January 2019Katie Coyne
Fly-tipping has reached “epidemic proportions” in England, with 646,039 incidents recorded across just five cities in the past six years, according to The Furniture Recycling Group (TFR).
7 December 2018David Paine
There are “huge misconceptions” about some councils’ property investments, according to the new president of retail property body Revo.
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