Council cuts damaging ‘grassroots’ grass pitches
Local authority austerity and budget cuts have had a damaging effect on ‘grassroots’ grass pitches, a groundskeeping organisation says.
Funding to train nurses should be expanded to public health workers, council chiefs say
Funding to train nurses should be expanded to cover public health workers including health visitors and school nurses, the Local Government Association says.
This issue of Public Property examines how public sector organisations can unlock the hidden value in their land, and why a new approach to construction could help boost the outcomes of the Government’s One Public Estate programme.
The December issue also considers why learnings from ancient cities could provide the key to promoting wellbeing in the modern built environment. It also contains a case study on how the London Borough of Westminster has provided high quality care for the elderly alongside a block of luxury apartments.