Counter fraud experts representing 13 local authorities across the country met to share best practice in the fight on fraud. 

Hundreds of people gathered in Birmingham city centre yesterday to protest cuts proposed by the local authority.

Nottingham City Council is the worst local authority in England, while Torridge District Council in Devon is the best, according to government performance statistics.

The Labour Party has taken Blackpool South from the Conservatives in a by-election today.

Ahead of May’s local and mayoral elections, motorists have noted an absence of conversation around charging infrastructure from candidates, a

The LGA has joined forces with the Electoral Commission and the Jo Cox Foundation to call for no abuse towards candidates at this set of local elections.

New planning powers come into effect today giving local councils more tools to hold rogue developers to account as part of the government’s Levelling-up and Regeneration Act.

The first of Nottingham City Transport’s new electric buses entered service last week (11 April).

Hundreds of new electric vehicle (EV) charging points are set to be installed across Swindon.

Women and girls in Hackney Central and Dalston were given help and advice on how to stay safe as part of a partnership day of action yesterday.

Key services providing support to people with social care needs and learning disabilities have been brought under the direct control of Bath & North East Somerset Council.

The government has announced that local NHS services in West Yorkshire will receive £1.3 billion investment to train and upskill people for jobs in the health and social care sector.

The Regulator of Social Housing (RSH) has found that Kirklees Council has failed to deliver the outcomes of the consumer standards.

£4.7 billion of reallocated HS2 funding has been invested into the North and Midlands through the Local Transport Fund in an attempt to improve local connections, the Department for Transport has announced today.

The government has introduced gigabit networks to more than one million homes, businesses and public buildings with the aim to connect hard-to-reach communities.


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