LGiU Response – Spending Round 2019 Dr Jonathan Carr-West, Chief Executive of LGiU said: “The Chancellor billed today’s spending round as an end to austerity. And while it’s true that local government has seen its biggest spending increase in a decade, the Chancellor should not expect too many plaudits from…
LGiU welcomes HCLG Select Committee report on council finances that backs Local Finance Taskforce recommendations
The LGiU welcomes HCLG Select Committee report on council finances that backs Local Finance Taskforce recommendations.
Reacting to the appointment of the new Secretary of State Jonathan Carr-West, Chief Executive, LGiU said: “We are pleased to congratulate Robert Jenrick on his recent appointment as Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government. On behalf of our members, we look forward to working with you the…
The LGiU launches the final report of the Local Finance Taskforce and calls on the next Prime Minister to address local government funding in his first 100 days in office.
Our latest release on the Local Government Homelessness Commission report says current crisis can’t be solved on a shoestring.
The LGiU and CCLA are proud to launch the 2019 Cllr Achievement Awards: showcasing the best of local government for the tenth year running.
Our final statement from Jonathan Carr-West on the local election results.