Parking penalty charges could be frozen until 2015 under a package of government reforms to support high street shops.
Buckinghamshire CC has proposed a 2% council tax rise, despite calls from many residents for a larger increase in the local levy.
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Big society is missing disadvantaged communities and failing to stem the dominance of ‘mega-corporations’ in public service ownership, a report claims.
Jobs lost in the public sector will be 'more than offset' by employment created by businesses, chancellor George Osborne has said.
Small businesses will be able to benefit from a £100m pot of money to connect them to better quality, high speed broadband.
A £90m development scheme has been approved by Waltham Forest Council, creating 450 new jobs for the borough.
NHS England has rolled out seven new sites to help people who use mental health services to have personal health budgets.
Andrew Goding has joined specialist timber window and door manufacturer, Lomax + Wood, as Sales Director.
Storacall TeleAcoustics has added the new ‘T600’ telephone hood to their range of telephone hoods, kiosks, booths, cabinets and acoustic enclosures.
Building on the success of low-energy lighting upgrades at 53 local-authority-maintained schools in Hertfordshire, Save It Easy® T5 retrofit converters are being rolled out to up to 475 schools in the area, using central government funding.