In total, the 27 county councils and 10 unitary councils that make up the CCN represent 26 million residents, account for 41% of England’s GVA, and deliver high-quality services that matter the most to local communities.
The County Councils Network had a busy August, securing national media warning over funding pressures on children's services, and raising concerns over delayed transfers of care targets. In addition, the ...
England’s largest councils face a double whammy of having badly-needed social care money withdrawn from them if they can’t hit ...Read more
Services to protect vulnerable children in large parts of the country are seeing a dramatic ‘unfunded’ spike in demand, new ...Read more
The County Councils Network's two reports, Understanding County Economies and A New Deal for Counties: Our Plan for Government were ...Read more