CCN in the news

English care homes facing financial ruin, say councilsCouncillor Paul Carter has written to the Secretary of State for Health outlining concerns that despite a delay in the implementation of the Care Act part 2, local care markets will remain on the brink of collapse without investment from Government. This story has been covered in detail by the national print media, including the Telegraph and Guardian.

CCN in the Press- DevolutionIn July CCN achieved significant press coverage in the trade press and other forms of media on the subject of devolution and combined authorities.

CCN in the Press- Chairman-ElectIn July the trade press covered the appointment of Councillor Paul Carter as CCN Chairman-Elect and his priorities for his tenure.

Cllr Paul Carter – Chairman-Elect StatementFollowing the resignation of Cllr David Hodge as Chairman, the County Councils Network (CCN) today (27th July) have announced that Cllr Paul Carter, Leader of Kent County Council, has been elected Leader of the CCN Conservative Group unopposed.

Opinion: The Sustainability of County Care MarketsCCN's Policy Manager, James Maker, recently penned an opinion piece for the MJ setting out the fragility of county care markets, particularly in light of part 2 of the Care Act reforms due to go live in April 2016.

CCN Work

County Devolution - Full ReportFull report of County Devolution, featuring new analysis and detailed proposals across a range of local government activity.