Re-thinking local

The LGA’s blueprint for empowering local areas

In the latest issue:

Deaths up among homeless

The Government has announced that 11 new ‘rough sleeping hubs’ will be set up next year through a £4.8 million project aimed at tackling rising levels of people in England sleeping on the streets.

Brexit preparations

The Government has announced several billion pounds of additional funding for Brexit preparations, including £35 million for the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

Working with officers

In the challenging world of local government, cooperative and collaborative working between all those involved in the governance and operation of a council has never been more important.