Councils report £366m overspend on adult social care last year

Councils report £366m overspend on adult social care last year

Councils overspent £366m on adult social care in 2016/17 after planned savings proved difficult to implement, a new survey has revealed.

Council threatens councillor with legal action for tree felling protest

Sheffield Council has threatened legal action against environmentalists and an opposition councillor who are trying to prevent some trees being removed.

Council threatens councillor with legal action for tree felling protest

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