A ‘powerful’ new leadership offer for local government backed by No 10 is the latest casualty of shifting Whitehall priorities, The MJ can reveal.
Local government figures have expressed their disappointment at a lack of new council funding in the 2017/18 settlement.
A coalition of men’s charities have lodged an official complaint after a Government report ‘erased’ the gender of male of rough sleepers.
The communities secretary has confirmed the start of a ‘phased return’ of powers to Tower Hamlets, but commissioners caution there is still ‘much to do’.
The Government has ‘overstated’ the effectiveness of the program designed to deal with disadvantaged families and has been ‘evasive’ in its dealings with MPs, committee report says.
Blackburn has come out on top in the awards for Britain's best high street.
Tower Hamlets LBC is to gain back control of certain powers as part of a 'phased return' by Sajid Javid.
Three councils that have continued to publish regular newspapers have been given a ‘last chance’ to abide by government rules.
The number of new homes rose by 11% this year, representing the third consecutive year-on-year increase, Government figures reveal.
Local authorities are to receive £20m for a new homeless prevention strategy to pilot initiatives on the issue, the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has announced.