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Incentives for Local Growth at the Conservative Fringe

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LGiU and Westminster Council evaluate the incentives in place for encouraging local economic growth.

LGiU at the Liberal Democrat Party Conference

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Growth and localism at the LibDem Party Conference

Democracy-max: council leaders say yes to devolution

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England and Wales should have the same devolved powers as Scotland and that power should be held locally.

Public Health at the Labour Fringe

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LGiU explores local councils’ provision of public health services at our Labour Conference Fringe event.

LGiU at the Conservative Party Conference

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From social care and health to growth and new powers for councils, localism is at the top of the agenda.

LGiU at the Labour Party Conference

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Post referendum, pre-general election – localism will be a hot topic at the party conferences. Find out what LGiU is doing at the Labour Party Conference.

We need real localism, not technocratic tinkering

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Jonathan Carr-West, LGiU Chief Executive, responds to the result of the Scottish independence referendum: Scotland’s decision to stay in the Union and the additional devolution it has been promised will see a renewed focus on local governance in the rest …

Can you top Maputo? #townhalliday competition extension

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Yes, today was  the deadline for our #townhalliday snaps, but we have decided to extend the deadline given the surge of late interest.  You now have until close of day 19 September to send in your town hall  holiday photo …

LGiU at Party Conference

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Find out about LGiU’s programme of flagship fringes and local government dinners at each of the party conferences.

New film: Community pubs report launch with CAMRA

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The LGiU was pleased to launch our new report, ‘Public houses: how councils and communities can save pubs‘, in partnership with CAMRA at the LGA Conference. Watch the film below to find out more. Read the full report here. Film …