Nick Golding is LGC editor.
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Commentary on Westminster City Council’s plans to curb super-homes and make the rich pay more
“Martin is a highly respected chief executive and I am very confident, working with his policy leads, he will continue to build on our unique policy voice”
The voluntary contribution scheme in which wealthy residents were this year encouraged to pay a higher level of council tax raised £0.5m
Westminster City Council’s chief executive talks to LGC editor Nick Golding about social mobility and how scandal has damaged his authority’s reputation
The chasm between the centre and the local has never been bigger, with the former increasingly oblivious to its defenestration of the latter.
Calderdale MBC’s chief executive talks to Nick Golding
Commentary on the Budget
Social care benefits from £650m 'short-term fix'Subscription
Councils have “made a significant contribution to repairing the public finances and this Budget ensures [they] have more resources” to deliver services
Former advisor to prime minister Tony Blair to leave local government