Figures show majority of councils freezing council tax bills

Figures show majority of councils freezing council tax bills

Nearly two-thirds of councils in England have accepted the Government grant to freeze council tax this year, according to new figures.

Two councils launch legal action over lack of Care Act funding

A pair of councils have mounted a legal challenge against the Government for failing to fully-fund the implications of the Care Act.

Two councils launch legal action over lack of Care Act funding

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Councils and cuts: The changes so far and the challenges ahead

Andrew Jepp analyses how local authorities have reacted to budget cuts and where responses might change in coming years.

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ADT, a Tyco Business, is helping to keep patients and staff safe as extensive security improvements are being carried out at the Ysbyty Glan Clwyd hospital in Denbighshire, North Wales.

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Made from high density polyethylene, Delta-EQ Drain from Delta Membrane Systems is a dimpled sheet with laminated polypropylene geotextile suitable for situations where a high pressure drainage sheet is needed to protect a waterproofing installation.

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Knauf Insulation has launched its fifth sustainability report since the company established its ambitious 2020 sustainability mid-term aims.