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.
With Northamptonshire approving £70m of emergency reductions to its budget, CCN have been across the national media outlining the wider financial pressures facing county authorities and the risk that without ...
England’s largest authorities are warning that plans to strip back services and offer only a basic ‘core offer’ of services ...Read more
England’s largest councils have backed government plans to introduce a cap on care – but warn that it must be ...Read more
The County Councils Network (CCN) has welcomed proposed measures in the local government finance settlement that could make grant funding ...Read more