Dick Sorabji is corporate director for policy and public affairs at London Councils
The use of market incentives to encourage others to fund new house building may end.
There is dark humour in listing the logical flaws buried in the government’s fair funding review.
Is the best route to more affordable homes via building better railways?
Catastrophic disasters have multiple causes
Supporting the new vehicles will involve balancing three competing demands
London’s biggest challenge is not unique to the British capital
Funding reform must move beyond formulaeSubscription
A guest Briefing from Dick Sorabji, corporate director for public policy and affairs, London Councils
If we only create the perfect fair formula, we do no more than agree the order in which councils fall into crisis.
We are none of us surprised when Louise Casey confirmed neither prime ministers nor permanent secretaries hold local government in the highest regard.
Christmas is a time for children’s stories, usually a bit scary but with a happy ending.