Your County Matters microsite launchedToday, the County Councils Network launches its new Your County Matters micro site.
CCN joins with LGiU to promote the county elections and local democracyThe County Councils Network has partnered up with the Local Government Information Unit on its Out for the Count campaign this year to promote the importance of the county elections next month.
CLG Committee's report on social care: CCN respondsLast September, the County Councils Network submitted evidence to the Communities and Local Government Select Committee's inquiry into the funding and provision of social care.
Localis' Industrial Strategy report: CCN respondsThis week, Localis released a new report, 'The Making of an Industrial Strategy: Taking Back Control Locally.'
Spring Budget: CCN respondsThe County Councils Network has responded to the social care announcement in from the Chancellor in today's Spring Budget.
CCN in the press: February 2017The County Councils Network was featured in the national media, over broadcast, and in the trade press during February. Below is a round-up of some of the coverage.
Extra care cash must benefit rural areasWith the Chancellor expected to announce extra funding for social care in the Budget, Leaders of England’s largest councils have said that only a ‘significant’ and ‘fair’ intervention from No.11 will deal with the unique social care crisis in rural areas.
Fairer county funding story covered in the TimesCCN's call for fairer county funding has been featured in the Times newspaper.
CCN Briefing: Integration & Better Care Fund/ Next Steps on NHS Five Year Forward ViewA County Councils Network briefing in response to the Department for Health's 2017-19 Integration and Better Care Fund Framework and NHS England's Next Steps on the NHS Five Year Forward View.
Letter to the Education Secretary on the National Schools Funding FormulaA joint letter from CCN Chairman Cllr Paul Carter and CCN's Children, Young People & Learning Spokesman Cllr Ian Hudspeth to Education Secretary Justine Greening on the proposed New Schools Funding Formula consultation.
Consultation response: New National Schools Funding FormulaCCN's response to the DfE's Stage 2 Consultation on the proposed New National Schools Funding Formula
MPs Briefing - Local Government Finance SettlementA briefing for County MPs on key CCN policy positions on the Local Government Finance Settlement 2017-18.
Consultation response: Local Government Finance Settlement 2017-18CCN's response to DCLG's Local Government Finance Settlement 2017-18 consultation.
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.