The prime minister has announced an early General Election in order to ‘unify Westminster’ ahead of Brexit negotiations.
The impact of Brexit on public services must be given priority in negotiations with the EU, local government financial experts have urged.
The chair of the powerful Public Accounts Committee has predicted Brexit will lead to ‘rushed and bad decisions’ by Whitehall.
Brexit must lead to ‘new legislative freedoms and flexibilities’ for councils, local government leaders insist.
Whitehall must grant small town England ‘radical new powers’ to revive moribund local economies if the country is to make a success of Brexit, think tank says.
Council negotiators have resigned themselves to taking a financial hit from Brexit as they continue talks with ministers, The MJ understands.
Brexit presents a 'huge opportunity' for the UK government to develop a new approach to waste and resources policy, according to the Policy Exchange think tank.
Nearly 150,000 adult social care and NHS jobs could be at risk if EU workers would no longer be able to stay in the UK after Brexit, new analysis has revealed.
Britain’s crisis-hit social care system could face ‘total collapse’ without adequate post-Brexit plan, says union.
William Eichler urges councils to be selective with whom they do business with in the wake of Brexit.