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LGA responds to Health Foundation report on emergency hospital admissions
Bright Futures in Parliament, May 2018
LGA responds to combustible material consultation
LGA responds to Royal College of GPs call to tackle loneliness
“The potential of social prescribing to tackle loneliness is immense and is an idea whose time has come. By connecting people with local community services and activities we can improve the health and wellbeing of large numbers of people."
Edge of Care: prevention is better than cure - Staffordshire County Council
Staffordshire County Council’s Edge Of Care service targets an innovative package of intensive support to families on the edge of care, in order to change the lives of our most vulnerable families for the better and avoiding the need for costly, statutory intervention.
The role of local communities in the planning system, House of Commons, 23 May 2018
The planning process needs developers, councils and local communities to work together to create effective partnerships. The earlier in the planning process these relationships are built, the more likely it is that positive outcomes will be achieved for local communities from new development.
EV Charging and Solar Carports - Public Power Solutions Ltd Swindon
Public Power Solutions Ltd. (PPS) is a company wholly-owned by Swindon Borough Council which has been set up to deliver innovative solutions in the areas of Waste and Power.
Mobility as a service – TfWM
TFWM are working with a technology provider to investigate ways they can make travelling across the regime in different types of transport a seamless experience.
Tantalum big data – Bristol
Councils need to better understand the impacts of their own vehicles and how they can contribute towards reduced emissions.
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