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Brexit update March 2018

7 Mar 2018 in Briefings

This update focuses on the latest brexit news, legislation, the position in Scotland, the economy and regional impact, and the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee’s inquiry into brexit and local government. It ends with commentary on key issues around devolution of laws and powers.

What will be the likely impact on charities of Brexit?

26 Feb 2018 in Briefings

The charity sector receives funding directly from the EU and indirectly from the European structural funds. Lack of clarity over how funding gaps could be filled is of concern to charities and to local government. Increased demand on services, a weakened pound and staff recruitment issues add to current uncertainty.

Brexit Impact Studies: A View From Europe

9 Jan 2018 in Briefings

We look here at the sector reports released by the government in December and also at reports taken from the EU Parliament’s website under the heading Brexit Impact. The EU reports give an insight into European perceptions and hence how these might shape negotiation objectives.

UK productivity

8 Jan 2018 in Briefings

Why has productivity in the UK been in decline and what is being done to improve it?

Industrial Strategy November 2017

19 Dec 2017 in Briefings

This briefing provides an overview of government’s ‘Industrial Strategy White Paper: Building a Britain fit for the future’, published November 27th 2017, and on its implications for local government (LAs) and partners.

National Audit Office Report on Air Quality

13 Dec 2017 in Briefings

The NAO’s report on air quality is to support the work of a joint inquiry by the Environment Food and Rural Affairs, Environmental Audit, Health, and Transport Committees. Air quality is a cross‑government responsibility, in which local authorities have a crucial role.

Budget 2017

22 Nov 2017 in Briefings

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has given the Budget Statement to the House of Commons.

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