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Purdah: A short guide to publicity during the pre-election period
LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2017 (4-6 July)
New Conversations: LGA guide to engagement
General Election 2017: status of the outgoing Government's policies
This briefing identifies Government policy initiatives and projects relevant to local government, providing an assessment of their status given the General Election. It also provides an update on the status of key legislation.
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Local government priorities, general election manifestos, April 2017
All parts of local government – counties, districts, London Boroughs, metropolitan areas and unitary authorities – have a key role helping to generate economic growth, build homes with relevant services and infrastructure, strengthen communities, and protect vulnerable people in all parts of the country. Our offer to the next government is that, as the most efficient part of the public sector, local government provides the strong local leadership and support that allows communities, individuals and businesses to flourish.
LGA responds to Fawcett Society report on gender equality in local government
Cllr Claire Kober, Local Government Association spokesperson, responds to the Fawcett Society report on gender equality and sexism in local government.
NPCC and Scheme Advisory Board Conference for Police Pension Scheme Managers and Chairs of Local Pen
LGA responds to King’s Fund report on HIV
Vice Chair of the LGA’s Community Wellbeing Board, Cllr Linda Thomas, responds to a report by the King’s Fund on the future of HIV services.
Water safety and drowning prevention campaign 24 to 30 April 2017
'first' is LGA's membership magazine received by 18,000 councillors and 400 chief executives monthly.
These guides, published by the LGA, summarise the impact of legislation on local government and the work of the LGA in influencing the legislation as it passed through Parliament.
A range of guides and resources to help support and advance communications activity at your council.