School spending plans outlined in the Conservative Party manifesto could see school budgets cut by 7%, financial experts say.
A council-owned litter enforcement company has issued half as many fines than their predecessor because of their ‘honest’ approach to dealing with the public.
Leaders in Manchester have thanked the public and the city’s two major football clubs for raising over £4m to support survivors of the Manchester Arena attack.
Deaths involving heroin have more than doubled since addiction services were transferred from NHS control to local authorities in 2012, expert writes.
The Conservative Party’s promise to provide free breakfasts to all primary school pupils will cost three times as much as the £60m they originally suggested.
The number of older people with care needs will expand by 25% over the next eight years, a new study reveals.
The Liberal Democrats and independent councillors have taken control of Cornwall Council after weeks of uncertainty.
Homeless Link has announced it is launching a £4.5m social investment fund for charities and social enterprises across England working to reduce homelessness.
An analysis over three months last year revealed 188,000 abusive tweets were sent to MPs, with Brexit marking a high point for online abuse.
New research has revealed a ‘desperate housing crisis’ as councils warn of ‘severe’ need for affordable housing.