Contact the LGA Media Office: 0207 664 3333

Daily News Headlines 29 May 2015

29 May 2015

'Give councils more power to challenge failing schools'; Whitehall departments face 5 per cent cuts; Second-class NHS for over-70s; more...

Daily News Headlines 28 May 2015

28 May 2015

Queen's Speech: Social housing sale and planning changes; Queen's Speech: Blanket ban on legal highs; Queen's Speech: Intervention for 'coasting' schools; more...

Daily News Headlines 27 May 2015

27 May 2015

Queen's Speech 2015: EU referendum, tax cuts and Right to Buy expected; Ban on legal highs will shut 250 shops: All new synthetic drugs set to be outlawed in proposals in the Queen's Speech; Coventrians cool on turning Brummie; more...

Daily News Headlines 26 May 2015

26 May 2015

All legal highs to be banned at last: Ministers will close loophole that let lethal drugs flourish; Tories to press on with right to buy reform despite protests; Research links traffic noise to larger waistlines; more...

Daily News Headlines 22 May 2015

22 May 2015

Children's centres need more funding, says Barnardo's; Call for ban on legal highs as students taken to hospital; ‘Never mind the Buzzcocks, what about the dustcarts?'; more...

Daily News Headlines 21 May 2015

21 May 2015

English devolution would save £20 billion; say council leaders; Osborne: let the cuts begin; ‘Look beyond the cities to revive the North'; more...

Daily News Headlines 20 May 2015

20 May 2015

Hard road ahead as Osborne embarks on mission to reshape state; Struggling councils spend £750,000 on stars; Let terminally ill patients die at home, says report; more...

Daily News Headlines 19 May 2015

19 May 2015

Feature: We are facing an asbestos timebomb but ministers don't want to know; ‘Seven-day NHS' pledged by Cameron; Childhood obesity warning; more...

Daily News Headlines 18 May 2015

18 May 2015

Sexual abuse of disabled adults revealed; David Cameron renews NHS funding pledges; Tax policy heads for ‘uncharted territory'; more...

Daily News Headlines 15 May 2015

15 May 2015

Cities sign up for a northern powerhouse to rival London; Boom in invisible ranks of elderly with no-one to care for them; ‘Time to come clean on £12 billion savings'; more...


LGA Daily News Headlines direct to your inbox