at canvassing opinion on the future of local government over the next ten
years, Liberal Democrat local government spokesman Edward Davey said:
to enable the public to be involved in the debate.
'Labour's 'Whitehall-knows-best-policy', desperately needs changing.
'After seven years in power, Labour has failed to roll back Conservative
'We need fairer local taxes and stronger accountable local government.
'Let's hope this pamphlet delivers on its promises, unlike its many
* ODPM document here.