The public needs to be more aware of modern slavery, council chiefs warn as figures reveal the ‘hidden crime’ soaring.
Liverpool City Council is set to agree the principles of an ‘innovative finance model’ with a Premier League football club in order to build a new stadium.
The number of child sex offences recorded by the police last year rose to nearly 56,000 — a record number of reported cases.
Three Oxfordshire councils today submitted a unitary proposal despite concerns this could upset a joint working partnership between two district authorities.
London council apologises after ombudsman finds ‘systemic’ problems with their homelessness services.
London councils are working with design experts to ‘tackle tough social issues’ such as homelessness and homecare.
Christchurch councillors have voted in support of a referendum on plans to create two new unitary authorities in Dorset after receiving ‘mixed results’ from previous consultations.
Thousands of schools across England are segregated along ethnic and socio-economic lines, research reveals.
Sutton Council has invested £14bn in order to create ‘the world’s leading hub for cancer research and treatment’.
A new public database is committed to ending modern slavery by making supply chains more transparent. William Eichler finds out more.