Councillors to be exempted from paying tax on expensesThe MJ covers the HMT's decision to revise the way it considers travel expenses, with comments from CCN Chairman David Hodge.
Local Growth Deals - Impact around the UKLGC looks at the impact of local growth deals with insights from CCN Chairman Cllr. David Hodge.
CCN Director Steps DownThe local government media covers the retirement of CCN Director Caroline Cunningham.
Heseltine in devolution warningThe Northern Echo references CCN's suggestions for a more radical approach to devolving economic growth promotion.
Counties ‘need extra power’ to boost growthThe Times cover the findings of the County All Party Parliamentary Group inquiry, focusing on the call for new freedoms and flexibilities.
CCN denies GCloud mean automatic savings for countiesCCN responded to the BBC regarding Bull Information Systems' claims that counties risk ignoring the savings that are potential possible through GCloud solutions.
BCF the impetus behind integration agendaCare Spokesman discusses the Better Care Fund and health & social care integration.
Ministers reaffirm commitment to Better Car FundCoverage of CCN's new publication on the Better Care Fund, featuring co-authored piece by Norman Lamb MP and Brandon Lewis MP.
CCN Response to Combined Authorities ConsultationCCN response to consultation on proposals to amend legislation relating to Combined Authorities & Economic Prosperity Boards
Ambitious Growth Deals for CountiesThe first inquiry report of the County All Party Parliamentary Group.
CCN Consultation Response - Powers to Delegate Children's Social Care FunctionCCN's response to the DfE consultation on Powers to Delegate Social Care Function.
CCN Briefing May 2014 - Proposals to amend legislation relating to Combined Authorities & EPBsThis briefing provides CCN member councils with background information on Combined Authorities and Economic Prosperity Boards and a summary of the key details of the proposed legislative changes.
Delivering the Better Care Fund in CountiesCCN's new publication on the Better Care Fund, featuring fresh research, analysis, case studies and contributions from national voices on the future of care, including Norman Lamb MP and Brandon Lewis MP .
CCN Report - Local Enterprise Partnerships SurveyThe findings from CCN's recent survey of the Leaders of our member councils into their experiences with LEPs, including analysis and recommendations.
CCN Response to Fairer Schools Funding in 2015/16 ConsultationCCN's response to the Government Consultaiton on Farier Schools Funding in 2015/16.
CCN Briefing - Savings to the Education Services Grant 2015/2016A briefing that assesses the implications for county councils of the recent changes to the Education Services Grant.