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Conference season continues apace

19 September 2014
This weekend sees the start of the Labour Party Conference in Manchester (21-24 September 2014}. Access our key conference guide which spotlights the vital plenaries and sessions for local government.


Party conferences fringe guides 2014

4 September 2014
Should you be heading off to Manchester, Birmingham or Glasgow for your party's annual conference, take a look at the LGA's guide to the leading events on local government.


Project team appointed to prepare Bonds Agency

9 September 2014
An interim project team of capital market professionals has been appointed to prepare the UK's first municipal bonds agency, following a successful first round of fundraising.

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