The County Councils Network secured prominent coverage in the trade, national, and local press during a busy May – with stories placed on the network’s research on home to school transport costs in rural areas, and special educational needs overspends. The network also made the news with its reaction to James Brokenshire’s appointment as Secretary of State for the Ministry of Housing, Communities, and Local Government. Below is a roundup of coverage.
LGC: Jane Scott: Resistance to Buckinghamshire unitary plan is not based in reality
Public Sector Executive: Javid replaced after being appointed to the Home Office