The County Councils Network was featured in the media several times in April, with stories in the national and trade press; covering our advocacy on rural broadband speeds, the Industrial Strategy, business rates, and housing. Below features a roundup.
Government Business: Re-shape LEP boundaries alongside county boundaries
UK Authority: Counties express broadband grievance
LGC: Simon Edwards – No guarantee that unitary moves will snowball
Public Sector Executive: Time to ease austerity
Inside Housing: County councils examine ways to get involved in housing market
Public Finance: MPs – councils need grants as well as business rates