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Queen's Speech 2019: on-the-day briefing
Brexit advice hub
LGA responds to Sport England Active Lives Survey
“Many of the facilities run by councils are ageing, particularly swimming pools, and could be updated to better meet the needs of communities and be more energy efficient and cost-effective to run."
Annual teachers' pensions conference, 17 October 2019, York
Making Safeguarding Personal 2018/19 case studies
These case studies encompass a range of examples, yet all have demonstrated the effect of using outcome-focused practice, which has benefited councils and those who receive safeguarding support.
Making Safeguarding Personal for commissioners and providers of health and social care
This briefing aims to support health and social care commissioners, and providers to make positive differences by engaging with those who use their services.
A councillor's guide to digital connectivity
Digital connectivity is an all-encompassing term used to describe mobile or fixed connections to the internet. Being connected in this way has become part of the fabric of everyday life – as important to communities and businesses as a water, gas or electricity connection.
LGA responds to Health Foundation report on young people's future health
“We support the call for a joined-up, whole government approach which addresses the fragmented funding streams and helps councils to create communities in which young people thrive."
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Local government is already the most efficient, transparent and trusted part of the public sector. In this time of austerity, we will also need to be even more ambitious when it comes to reshaping services in the future.