Sir Eric Pickles - who was the secretary for communities and local government between 2010 and 2015 - has announced he is standing down as MP for Brentwood and Ongar at the General Election.
The electoral system in Britain needs widespread reforms to crack down on corruption and fraud, a report from Sir Eric Pickles has warned.
Councils are ignoring allegations of electoral fraud for fear of offending ethnic minorities, Sir Eric Pickles has argued.
The communities secretary for the duration of the last parliament, Eric Pickles, is to be given a knighthood, Downing Street has announced.
Eric Pickles has said there is still an ‘awful lot’ of money to be saved in local government that would not impact on frontline services.
Eric Pickles has claimed he blocked the Lib Dems from handing councils new powers to impose fresh taxes.
Eric Pickles has revealed plans for a wave of new interventions at beleaguered Tower Hamlets, as the council commits itself to combating electoral fraud.
Mayor’s Lutfur Rahman’s election victory at Tower Hamlets has been declared void after the controversial figure was found guilty of corrupt and illegal practices.
Eric Pickles’ past as a successful international motor racing champion has been revealed on Wikipedia, or has it?
Eric Pickles is thinking of throwing his weight behind thrice daily collections of household bins, LocalGov can reveal.