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MCR Live survey report: September 2022

The survey was sent to 42 local authorities (LAs) in England and Wales that are live on Monthly Contributions Reconciliation (MCR) between 31 August 2022 and 19 September 2022

MCR Live survey report: September 2022

Bulletin 84 on teachers' pensions

Bulletin 84 reports on last month’s meetings of the LGA’s TPLAAG meetings where the TPS administration was discussed.

Bulletin 84 on teachers' pensions

LGA responds to Lords Adult Social Care Committee report: A “gloriously ordinary life’’

Cllr David Fothergill, Chairman of the Local Government Association Community Wellbeing Board said: “This excellent report could be a blueprint for the way forward for adult social care and we fully support the central message that social care should be seen as a “national imperative”. The positive framing of social care and the core focus on people who draw on care and support is particularly welcoming.

LGA responds to Lords Adult Social Care Committee report: A “gloriously ordinary life’’

LGA: Stamping out abuse of councillors

New toolkit aimed at putting an end to the increasing intimidation reported by a number of councillors as they attempt to go about their daily business supporting local residents.

LGA: Stamping out abuse of councillors

Debate Not Hate: Campaign toolkit

Our new toolkit outlines different ways councils and councillors can support the Debate Not Hate campaign objectives and take action.

Debate Not Hate: Campaign toolkit

Debate Not Hate: Council toolkit

Get involved: Councils can gain access to a suite of Debate Not Hate resources and templates.

Debate Not Hate: Council toolkit

School teachers' pay 2023

This page brings together all the information you will need in relation to school teachers’ pay in 2023/24. The LGA provides the secretariat for NEOST (National Employers Organisation for School Teachers).

School teachers' pay 2023

Section three: Barriers

Despite the significant value of local publicly funded culture in supporting thriving places and communities in the context of our national recovery, there are some notable barriers which prevent it from achieving its potential.

Section three: Barriers