Local authorities could be given the power to extend Sunday opening hours in a bid to boost the local economy by £1.4bn a year.
Ideas that explore how devolution can deliver increased local government revenues, jobs, homes and infrastructure have been invited to apply for a £15,000 prize fund.
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.
A county is to cut 2,500 jobs over the next three years as it looks to save £685m over a nine-year campaign of savings.
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.
Conquer your litter problems with Invicta™ Litter Bin
Cromwell Polythene has been awarded a significant contract to supply Enfield Council with up to four million waste and recycling sacks.