Councils taking more risks in public services finds report

Councils taking more risks in public services finds report

Budget cuts are forcing councils to take unforeseen risks in delivering public services, with some cutting their workforce to a 'hollow core', according to the findings of a new report.

Councils urged to adopt 'data-driven' solutions

New York can be a model for councils looking to drive ‘data-driven solutions’ locally, claims a Socitm briefing.

Councils urged to adopt 'data-driven' solutions


Fracking, climate change and public attitudes

Given the government’s move to speed up the planning process for fracking applications, Matthew Sheppard examines the impact on local authorities and how they will need to deal with public perceptions.



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