Benefit assessors convicted of £1m housing benefit fraud

Benefit assessors convicted of £1m housing benefit fraud

Seven benefit assessors in London have been convicted of a housing benefit fraud worth over £1m.

Five areas to share £20m cultural development fund

The five areas to receive £20m of funding to invest in culture have been unveiled by the Government.

Five areas to share £20m cultural development fund
Tackling the abuse of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

With estimates stating that 11 cases of FGM are reported daily in the UK, Angie Marriott explains why local authorities must increase their awareness of FGM in order to provide women and girls with the best level of protection and care.

The confusing tale of a councillor, an escort agency and a licencing committee

Mark Whitehead investigates why a councillor removed from a licensing committee over his connection to an escort agency was not reinstated when cleared of any wrong-doing.

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DW Windsor

DW Windsor worked closely with TfL and the City of London to agree and install traditional globe lanterns on Holborn Viaduct.

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Nortech Control Systems

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech is now offering elegant stainless steel bollards to house the Nedap ANPR cameras.

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Wirral to host community wealth building conference

A conference organised by Wirral Council later this month will highlight how Wirral Council is also uniting with other public services to keep more spending local.