The new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) is set to have the largest fuel cell installation in the UK.

According to the Department for Transport (DfT), drivers who misuse blue badges for the disabled are left unpunished by 40 per cent of councils in England.

Housing Minister Gavin Barwell has confirmed that new homes for first-time buyers between 23 and 40 years old will become available at a discount of at least 20 per cent below market value.

A new £60 million fund will help almost 150 councils tackle the problem of high levels of second homeownership in their communities.

Oxfordshire County Council has agreed to waive the rents of children's centres run by community groups for up to a year if they face closure.

Home ownership rates among 25-year-olds have plummeted by more than half in 20 years, analysis shows.

The government has pledged £440 million to help the hardest-to-reach parts of the UK get superfast broadband.

Labour-run North Lanarkshire has warned it faced cuts of nearly £35 million, following the Scottish budget.

133 jobs are at risk at Salford City Council, as the authority prepares to make £15.8 million in savings in 2017/18.

East Dunbartonshire Council has been told by the Accounts Commission that it must ‘up its games’ after an audit highlighted concerns over the council's ability to make necessary savings.

A freedom of information request has revealed that 63 out of 140 responding councils have cut meals on wheels services since 2010.

Councils will be allowed to increase council tax by six per cent over the next two years in order to fund social care services.

More must be done to the address the imbalance in arts funding between London and the rest of the country, a report suggests.

Jeremy Corbyn has claimed that the lack of social care funding leaving elderly people isolated is a ‘crisis made in Downing Street’.

Barnet and Harrow Councils have agreed to extend their shared legal service to deliver legal services to both councils for a further five years.

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