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24 April 2014
A programme designed to help councils save millions in running costs and create thousands of new homes and jobs through better use of assets has opened to new applicants.
17 April 2014
Councillor Peter Fleming, Chair of the Local Government Association's Innovation Board, today responded in a statement to legal action taken by Government concerning council publications.
19 March 2014
Read and download the LGA's On-the-day briefing in response to the Chancellor's Budget announcements made to Parliament on 19 March 2014.
7 March 2014
Councils in England should have more powers devolved to them, according to a new review into the state of local government.
22 February 2014
Councils have warned of the public health consequences of the social media craze.