Town hall chiefs call for place based funding

Town hall chiefs call for place based funding

Council leaders are lobbying the Government for immediate and greater financial freedoms.

200 jobs to go at Calderdale

Staff at Calderdale Council have been offered the chance of voluntary severance or early retirement in a bid to shed 200 posts by 2016.

200 jobs to go at Calderdale


Will budget cuts hurt devolution?

In the midst of a highly unpredictable political landscape, party conference season has confirmed at least two certainties for cities after 2015, as Alexandra Jones explains.

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Two Toro Groundsmaster rotary mowers brought in by head groundsman Ian Osbon have reduced cutting time by almost half at Pangbourne College near Reading in Berkshire.

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Forming part of the Bituchem Group’s hard landscaping materials, FortSeal increases highways longevity while being economically friendly for councils’ budgets.

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The public services environment we operate within is changing; as a result our Professional Qualification is too.