Policy Briefings




CLG activity during Easter recess

April 28, 2011

A round-up of activity from CLG during the Easter recess, with special reference to the Best Value: new draft statutory guidance – Consultation.


NHS "listening exercise"

April 27, 2011

The “listening exercise” on NHS reforms will continue until the end of May. This briefing gives details of how to respond and summarises issues of particular interest to local authorities.




Independent Ageing: new LGiU research report

April 19, 2011

The new research report 'Independent Ageing' analyses the relationship between councils and people who fund their own social care and recommends action for councils to improve advice and information to them.