In the Bruce-Lockhart Lecture 2012, former Leader of the Conservative Party and Home Secretary Lord Michael Howard sets out his vision for the opporunities on offer for local leaders and the benefit to the nation if they take them.
Localis’ Alex Thomson provided a contribution to a collection of essays published by the National Association of Local Councils asking what next for localism?
Localis, in partnership with Capita Symonds, has published a major report on the future of local public service delivery.
Localis’ latest Policy Platform outlines what policies are needed to meet the skills and training needs of both individuals and the UK economy.
Localis supported and advised on the Kent Health Commission’s report on how Kent could take advantage of the reforms set out in Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS.
Localis has produced a report arguing that a new locally-driven approach to regeneration is needed.
Discussion note from Localis workshops with Cheshire West & Chester Council and the London Borough of Barnet Council.
Localis, in partnership with the Local Government Association, has produced a short report looking at shared management schemes between different local authorities.
Localis has contributed to a collection of essays seeking to bring together evidence on what mayoral governance could do for our cities.
Localis, in partnership with Lloyds Banking Group, has published a major report on mechanisms for funding the construction of new local infrastructure which will provide the transport, energy and communication networks the country needs in the coming years.