In total, the 20 county councils and 17 unitary councils that make up the CCN represent 26 million residents, account for 39% of England’s GVA, and deliver high-quality services that matter the most to local communities.
Virtually every local authority with responsibility for social care in England plans on raising its council tax by the maximum this April, with council leaders saying such rises are necessary ...
A report released today calls for local government to adopt a new national branding campaign to help recruit and retain ...Read more
Council spending on libraries, culture, heritage and tourism has reduced by almost £500m since the onset of austerity, a new ...Read more
Today the government has announced a devolution deal for Devon and Torbay, which will devolve powers over adult education and ...Read more