"Counties face difficult choices around whether to raise council tax"Following the early findings from LGC's Council Tax Tracker research, CCN Director Simon Edwards describes the financial conditions facing counties that mean some are considering council tax raises, quoted in the Times and LGC.
'Tories woo shires with the promise of more powers'The Times covers the ongoing county devolution discussions, including comments from Cllr. David Hodge.
CCN Chairman Cllr David Hodge on the World at OneCllr David Hodge responds to the announcement of the Local Government Settlement, alongside Cllr Martin Tett.
CCN Press Release - Responding to the Autumn Statement 2014Responding to the Autumn Statement 2014, CCN Chairman Cllr David Hodge stated:
CCN Chairman Cllr David Hodge on the Today programmeDiscussing devolution, local government finance and the forthcoming Autumn Statement.
Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP interviewed at CCN ConferenceThe Secretary of State for Health is interviewed on proposals around devolution in health and social care.
Manchester Deal opens flood gates to devolutionMJ's coverage of the historic devolution signed with Manchester, including comments from CCN Chairman cllr David Hodge.
Decentralise, deliverCCN's Spokesmen Cllr. Ross Henley looks at the consensus behind decentralisation.
CCN Consultation Response - Proposed flexibilites in forming CA/EPBCCN response to the DCLG consultation on the proposed flexibilities for local authorities in forming a CA/EPB.
CCN Consultation Response - LGF Settlement 2015-16Response to the Local Government Settlement 2015-16.
CCN Briefing on the Autumn Statement 2014A briefing assessing the impact of the Autumn Statement 2014 for CCN members.
County Devolution - Interim FindingsThe interim findings of CCN's research into county devolution.
CCN Submission to Devolution InquiryCCN written evidence to the Political & Constitutional Reform Committee on 'devolution after the Referendum'.
CCN Response to Care Act Funding ConsultationCCN response to the consultaiton on Care Act funding 2015/16.
CCN Autumn Statement RepresentationCCN's submission to HM Treasury on the Autumn Statement 2014.
CCN Technical Consultation Response - LGF Settlement 2015/16CCN's response to the DCLG technical consultation 2015/16.