Local Government Association Labour Group
12 May 2016
The Government have announced a U-turn on enforced academisation. We want to say thank you for the work you have done to raise awareness of this attack on state-schools and for defending the contribution good local authorities make to improving education in our communities - But we must not sit back and think the job is done.
8 February 2016
Cllr Nick Forbes was announced as the new Leader of the LGA Labour Group at their conference on Saturday 6th February. Nick will represent over 6000 Labour Councillors and 371 Labour groups in Westminster to the Government and the Labour front bench.
9 February 2016
Leader of the Labour Party, Rt Hon Jeremy Corbyn MP delivered the keynote closing address to this year's LGA Labour and ALC Conference in Nottingham. You can read a full text of his speech here.
17 September 2015
Read the new Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn's message to councillors. In July LGA Labour Group Leader Jim McMahon asked all four Labour leadership candidates for their pitch to Labour Local Government.
Map of political control of councils 2015
This map displays the political control of the council or, where there is an elected mayor, the majority party in all councils where elections were held on 07 May 2015.
A text box can be found by double clicking on the relevant local authority area, which provides further detail on that local authority and a link to their website. To close this text box please press the cross in the top right hand corner.
This map consists of two layers: single tier, and county councils only. The relevant layer can be selected by using the drop-down box on the map. The map can be reset by clicking on ‘Refresh map'.
A summary table provides an overview of the number of councils where result have been declared and a breakdown of these results by political party.
Political Control - Election only and mayors - pie charts
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