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.
Aico is pleased to announce that its market leading Ei164RC mains powered heat alarm has been recommended by British manufacturer Plumis for use with its award winning Automist home fire safety system.
The plant supplying domestic hot water within one of the main buildings on the University of Kingston campus in Surrey has been replaced with a pair of high performance Water Heaters from Stokvis Energy Systems.
Guaranteeing correct damp-proofing delivery each and every time, the new Dryrod damp-proofing rods from Safeguard Europe are claimed to be the fastest, cleanest, easiest and most effective rising damp treatment on the market.