Labour planning to retain Coalition’s council tax rise cap

Labour planning to retain Coalition’s council tax rise cap

Council tax caps could remain in place if Labour takes power in the General Election, the party’s local government secretary has revealed.

Export ban on ancient Egyptian statue auctioned off by council

A 4,000-year-old statue controversially auctioned off by a council for almost £16m has been stopped from leaving the UK for up to a year.

Export ban on ancient Egyptian statue auctioned off by council

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Councils and cuts: The changes so far and the challenges ahead

Andrew Jepp analyses how local authorities have reacted to budget cuts and where responses might change in coming years.

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ADT

ADT, a Tyco Business, is helping to keep patients and staff safe as extensive security improvements are being carried out at the Ysbyty Glan Clwyd hospital in Denbighshire, North Wales.

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Delta Membrane Systems

Made from high density polyethylene, Delta-EQ Drain from Delta Membrane Systems is a dimpled sheet with laminated polypropylene geotextile suitable for situations where a high pressure drainage sheet is needed to protect a waterproofing installation.

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Knauf Insulation

Knauf Insulation has launched its fifth sustainability report since the company established its ambitious 2020 sustainability mid-term aims.