New documents have come to light revealing more evidence of a ‘secret deal’ between Surrey County Council and the Government over the county’s proposed 15% tax hike.
Government departments have been told to draw up plans for up to 6% spending cuts in a bid to save £3.5bn by 2020.
Neil Merrick analyses the latest housebuilding statistics to reveal national and local trends in starts and completions.
A ‘powerful’ new leadership offer for local government backed by No 10 is the latest casualty of shifting Whitehall priorities, The MJ can reveal.
Local government figures have expressed their disappointment at a lack of new council funding in the 2017/18 settlement.
A coalition of men’s charities have lodged an official complaint after a Government report ‘erased’ the gender of male of rough sleepers.
The communities secretary has confirmed the start of a ‘phased return’ of powers to Tower Hamlets, but commissioners caution there is still ‘much to do’.
The Government has ‘overstated’ the effectiveness of the program designed to deal with disadvantaged families and has been ‘evasive’ in its dealings with MPs, committee report says.
Blackburn has come out on top in the awards for Britain's best high street.
Tower Hamlets LBC is to gain back control of certain powers as part of a 'phased return' by Sajid Javid.