MPs today announced the launch of a ‘long overdue’ inquiry into overview and scrutiny in local government.
Local authorities in the South East should be granted powers to incentivise house building where development is too slow, new report argues.
Closing the gender pay gap
With the recent warning it could take 170 years to close the gender pay gap, what can councils do to tackle this inequality? Jawaid Rehman reports.
The local government sector will be required to hire ‘thousands’ of apprentices as part of Whitehall’s commitment to deliver three million apprenticeships by 2020.
Over £200,000 of extra funding will be available for community projects that bring together diverse communities and different faiths, the DCLG has announced.
A referendum is to be held on abolishing all eight councils in Lincolnshire and replacing them one unitary council.
People with learning disabilities - who are five times more likely than the general population to develop dementia - do not always have access to appropriate health and social care services, a new report has warned today.
A pedestrian footbridge in Bristol has been given a new lease of life thanks to the addition of a new anti-slip surface from Polydeck.
Vent-Axia, the leading British ventilation manufacturer, has added an open grille fan to its intelligent Lo-Carbon Revive range of filter-less unitary fans
The Sprayed Concrete Association (SCA), one of the associations that comprises the Structural Concrete Alliance, has released a new edition of its popular document, An Introduction to Sprayed Concrete.