Councils ‘working quickly’ to test cladding after Grenfell tragedy, councillors insist

Councils ‘working quickly’ to test cladding after Grenfell tragedy, councillors insist

Council chiefs have defended the speed at which councils have sent cladding off for testing after the communities secretary raised concerns about delays.

Social care crisis could be fixed with prefunding arrangement, think tank says

Social care should be financed through a prefunded arrangement rather than the current pay-as-you-go system, a new report says.

Social care crisis could be fixed with prefunding arrangement, think tank says

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There is still time to join the celebrations and enter your organisation(s) for a Highways Award. But remember, the extended entry deadline expires this Friday 30th June at 5pm.