Press Releases

LGiU Response – Spending Round 2019 

September 4, 2019

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 new Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

July 25, 2019

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…




LGiU launches 10th annual Cllr Awards

June 12, 2019

The LGiU and CCLA are proud to launch the 2019 Cllr Achievement Awards: showcasing the best of local government for the tenth year running.