CCN in the press: November 2016CCN was referenced several times in the national and trade press during November, in articles on the Local Growth Fund, the Autumn Statement, the Education Services Grant, CCN's studies on potential local government reorganisation, and CCN's latest adult social care report.
CCN response to the Autumn StatementThe County Councils Network responds to the Chancellor's Autumn Statement.
Watch the Your County Matters videoWatch CCN's new video, showcasing the importance of county governance, and how your county works, thrives, and cares.
CCN in the press: October 2016CCN was referenced in the both the trade and national media several times during October, including national stories on the needs-based review, Education Services Grant, and academisation.
Care funding cuts could lead to a ‘terminal’ impact on services and hold back health integration, report warnsJust one in ten adult social care directors believe their budgets are now manageable, as the Government is warned care funding cuts in county areas could soon be ‘terminal.’
CCN Chairman's Conference speech: Cllr Paul Carter warns against fragmenting public servicesThe County Councils Network (CCN) chairman has today warned the threat of undermining county governance could derail the devolution agenda and damage public services at a critical time of where demand is increasing.
CCN sets out evidence on potential local government reorganisationThe County Councils Network (CCN) has today published two independent studies looking into potential local government reorganisation in county areas.
Ending education grants will impact on school standards, county leaders warnCounty leaders have warned cutting an education grant is 'academisation by the back door', with at least two thirds of the country's academies buying school improvement services from their local councils.
CCN Report: Delivering Adult Social Care in Challenging Times CCN's latest report examines the challenges facing county authorities in delivering adult social care, as well as good practice case studies.
CCN Response to Independent Studies on Structural ReformRead a summary of the findings and our response to the key findings of two major studies on potential local government reorganisation.
CCN Submission: Autumn Statement ConsultationThe County Councils Network has submitted a response to the Government's Autumn Statement consultation ahead of the set-piece announcement in November.
CCN Submission: Local Government Finance Settlement ConsultationThis submission contains the County Councils Network's reponse to DCLG's Local Government Finance Settlement consultation.
CCN Evidence Base: 100% Business Rates ConsultationCCN's evidence base for its response to the DCLG's consultation on 100% business rate retention.
CCN Submission: 100% Business Rates ConsultationThis submission sets out CCN's response to DCLG's consultation on the proposed move to 100% business rate retention
CCN, DCN, and RSN shared principles on Business RatesThe County Councils Network, District Councils Network, and Rural Services Network's shared principles on the move to 100% Business Rate Retention.