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On Your Radar June 2019

20 Jun 2019 in Briefings

What’s happening in local government beyond brexit? We look in this briefing at consultations, select committee inquiries and the key issues facing councils. But, of course, brexit is still at the top of the political agenda and some of the ongoing contentious issues are here too.


Budget 2018

29 Oct 2018 in Briefings

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has given the Budget Statement to the House of Commons. LGiU brings member the key announcements for local government by policy area.


Local Elections 2018: the results

4 May 2018 in Briefings

Local Elections 2018: the results 150 councils across England went to the polls, including all London boroughs, many metropolitan boroughs and a number of districts. LGiU live blogged the elections from start to finish – thanks to those who joined us on the live blog, on Twitter and even in the office! This briefing covers […]



Budget 2017

22 Nov 2017 in Briefings

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


On Your Radar November 2017

16 Nov 2017 in Briefings

On Your Radar November provides information on relevant government consultations, select committee inquiries and legislation. We also look at the current political agenda and the implications for local government in the immediate and longer term.


Brexit update June-July 2017

13 Jul 2017 in Briefings

Today the Repeal Bill was published. This will be the most significant legislation for decades and among the most contentious. We consider why here and also update members on the negotiations, citizens rights, other brexit bills and what is happening in local government and also in Scotland and Northern Ireland.


Queen’s Speech 2017

21 Jun 2017 in Briefings

Our summary of the 2017 Queen's Speech, including key bills relating to local government and our comment.


GE17 analysis: next steps for the NHS and social care

13 Jun 2017 in Briefings

In March, NHS England published its Next Steps update on the Five Year Forward View. What is already underway and how could the result of the general election impact on planned developments in health and social care over the next period?


General Election 2017: Labour manifesto For the Many Not the Few

16 May 2017 in Briefings

This briefing is one of a series on the general election. It provides a summary of key proposals in Labour’s manifesto. We will also be publishing briefings on the manifestos of the Conservative Party and on the smaller parties, followed by some analysis of the localism proposals across the parties.