Cllr Roy Perry, Vice Chairman of the LGA’s Children and Young People Board, responds to a report from the Children’s Commissioner, warning that more than two million children in England are growing up in families where there are serious risks.
The definition of “affordable housing” must include homes for social rent in forthcoming government changes to planning policy to tackle the historic low numbers of social rented homes across the country, the Local Government Association says today.
Cllr Izzi Seccombe, Chairman of the Local Government Association’s Community Wellbeing Board, responds to a Care Quality Commission review, ‘Beyond Barriers’, into how older people move between health and adult social care services in England.
“People should always do their research when buying football memorabilia and replica kits. Check the reviews of online sellers, and bear in mind that if something is really cheap, it’s likely to be fake.”