MSPs have voted to increase the top four bands of council tax, E-H, which will come into effect from April 2017.

Aberdeen City Council has become the first local authority in Scotland to raise funds through the capital markets after issuing stock market bonds worth £370 million.

Wrexham Council is set to decide on whether to go ahead with a plan to spend up to £32,000 to procure replacement iPads for councillors in 2017.

A new report has claimed that creating 27 county unitary authorities could generate nationwide savings of nearly £3 billion.

The deepening crisis in adult social care is likely to cause council overspends of almost £500 million, a new survey has projected.

The High Court has ruled that Prime Minister Theresa May cannot trigger Article 50 without putting it to an MPs' vote in the House of Commons.

The LGA is urging the government to devolve responsibility for the new Work and Health Programme to councils.

The number of children who are homeless and in temporary accommodation this Christmas will hit an eight-year year high of more than 120,000.

Justice Secretary Liz Truss has announced that an extra 2,100 prison officers are to be recruited to ease staffing shortages in UK jails.

The government is set to launch a new £20 million fund to support victims of domestic abuse.

A report by the IPPR has unveiled a radical new plan to help the Mayor and government radically cut air pollution and boost Londoners health.

The government’s plans to cut the Education Services Grant is the equivalent to 'academisation by the back door’, the CNN has said.

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