Flood funding must be simplified if local authorities are to effectively protect their communities, council leaders have said.
Public services minister, Leighton Andrews, has commissioned a review of administrative costs across all local authorities in Wales.
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Over one million homes could be built on England’s brownfield land, research from the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) suggests.
The leader of Dorset County Council is facing charges of failing to disclose financial interests in a property company when he took office.
Major cities are spending 6% of their budgets on IT but not in ‘smart’ ways that maximise impact, according to a report.
Chewing gum manufacturers have been urged to help councils cover the multi-million pound cost of cleaning gum from England’s streets.
Ofsted has announced plans for a 'tough' new inspection framework to improve standards in children’s homes.
Lanes engineers have used no dig ultraviolet lining technology to rehabilitate a highways drain along a rural road that had repeatedly flooded, causing major problems for road-users getting to and from nearby housing estates.
With the trend for sleek modern bathrooms showing no signs of slowing, Multikwik has launched a range of chrome-plated, lightweight, easy-to-use compression fittings that will make fitting chrome-look systems a piece of cake.
Ideal Commercial Boilers has supplied four Evomax high efficiency condensing wall hung boilers and two Frame and Header Kits to New Forest District Council.