Councils have made good progress in improving the quality of assessments for vulnerable children, but some concerns over child protection remain, a new report has warned.
A former council boss took more than £23,000 of public money to cover his own credit card debts, a court has heard.
Simplifying IT compliance
Zubair Aleem outlines what performance measures should be in place for IT departments.
Two councils have successfully challenged the government’s reforms to the planning system.
A petition to cut the 'deeply offensive' salary of Essex County Council's chief exectuive has been launched by a member of the public.
Council tax debt has become the largest arrears related problem in Wales, with Citizens Advice reporting a 51% rise in reported cases last year.
Tower Hamlets has launched a commission to examine how it can improve transparency, after revelations about historic corruption forced an election re-run.
Smart parking technology offering live information to motorists is being trialled for one of the first times outside London.
A council has scrapped plans to outsource children’s community health services in light of new opportunities opened up by a historic devolution deal.
PHS Orwak, part of PHS Group based in Caerphilly, South Wales, has announced its support for the Welsh Government's Environment Bill, which will bring into law a raft of proposals on waste and recycling, including stricter requirements for the separation of waste by businesses.
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Cromwell Polythene has been awarded a significant contract to supply Enfield Council with up to four million waste and recycling sacks.