Nick Golding is LGC editor.
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Why new housing is more than a numbers gameSubscription
Commentary on LGC’s inaugural Future Places event.
Derbyshire CC’s axing of its chief executive role has improved accountability and given its cabinet a clearer “line of sight” down to the rest of the organisation, its leader has insisted.
Peak Brexit: Taking back control in Derbyshire Subscription
LGC visited Matlock, Derbyshire’s county town, to ask politicians and residents whether its councils should have a role in ‘taking back control’
Councils have been curiously reticent about promoting local democracy, allowing national voices to drown out local issues, writes LGC editor Nick Golding.
Commentary on James Brokenshire’s decision to divide Northamptonshire in two.
Nearly 30% of local enterprise partnerships need to improve their performance on project delivery, the government has said.
A case for localismSubscription
Commentary on an opportunity for parishes and local councils.
Brexit stalemate has given local issues a chanceSubscription
Commentary on the night’s local election results
'Grow up' defeated Tory leader tells MPsSubscription
Two prominent Conservative remainer councillors have told the party’s MPs that failure to finalise Brexit torpedoed their local election chances.
LGC will be reporting election results, news, and analysis from the early hours of Friday morning.