Councils facing £320m bill for academisation plan

Councils facing £320m bill for academisation plan

The Government’s plan to covert school into academies could cost councils as much as £320m, new figures have revealed.

The regions should ‘take back control’, says John McDonnell MP

It is time for areas outside of London to ‘take back control’, shadow chancellor tells Labour conference—but no mention of metro mayors.

The regions should ‘take back control’, says John McDonnell MP

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Tackling FGM at the local level

William Eichler debunks some of the myths surrounding FGM, and explores how councils can best identify and support those at risk.

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Clark-Drain

Drainage product and access cover leader, Clark-Drain, has added a choice of Road Gullies certified to the Highways Authority Product Approval Scheme (HAPAS) to strengthen its underground range.

Case Studies

Eurovia UK Limited

Eurosigns were asked by their supplier, Lakeside Films, to create a concept design for that would show off their new V-8000 Emergency reflective material that was to be showcased at the NAPFM (National Association of Police Fleet Managers) Emergency Fleet Exhibition.

Company Announcements

Property Care Association

Leading figures from the public and private sectors will be discussing strategies to deal with non-native invasive plants at a national trade body conference.