Historic settlement promises £300m of transitional funding for councils

Historic settlement promises £300m of transitional funding for councils

Local government will receive £300m to ease the transition from dependence on central government grants to greater financial autonomy, the communities secretary Greg Clark has announced.

Report highlights shrinking number of adult social care staff in councils

The number of adult social care staff employed by councils has fallen by 25% over the past five years, according to new figures.

Report highlights shrinking number of adult social care staff in councils

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Devolution and its Prospects--Deal or No Deal?

Parliament’s Communities and Local Government Committee delivered its verdict this week on both the Government’s progress with devolution and its prospects for the next five years. Michael Mousdale, Head of Local Government at DWF, reflects on its findings.

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