Local authorities are being encouraged to take urgent action to control Japanese knotweed following a landmark court ruling.
The High Court has ruled that an attempt by an alliance of councils to challenge the Government's backing for a new Heathrow runway must be put on hold.
Too many Welsh community councils are receiving ‘avoidable’ qualified audit opinions, auditors say.
With the recent warning it could take 170 years to close the gender pay gap, what can councils do to tackle this inequality? Jawaid Rehman reports.
Clare Hardy explains why local authorities will need to carefully consider the human rights implications of implementing the government’s Prevent Strategy.
Fracking will be allowed to take place in North Yorkshire, after the High Court ruled the county council had acted lawfully when approving the planning application by Third Energy.
Pro-Palestinian campaigners are taking the Government to court over law preventing local authorities from boycotting companies involved in Israel’s human rights violations.
Barnet and Harrow Councils have renewed their shared legal service contract for another five years.
Four councils have threatened to launch legal action against the Government unless it withdraws support for the expansion of Heathrow airport.
Councils can not demand landlords pay council tax on a property if a tenant moves out before the tenancy agreement has expired, a court has ruled.