Stephen Greenhalgh introduces the aims of the new Conservative Council Innovation Unit and its aim to write ‘the bible’ of best practice for Conservatives in local government.
A week after announcing a new inequality Bill, statistics show that inequality over the last 12 years has risen to its widest level since records began, despite the efforts of central government to reduce inequality.
James Morris writes on the relationship between central and local government and the seemingly unstoppable centralising tendency in the British system of government
Localis, the leading independent think tank dedicated to the issues of localism and local government, has appointed James Morris as its Chief Executive
Councils are facing up to the austerity challenge in new and innovative ways. Getting rid of unnecessary EU red tape would help too