Content Type: Round up



Parliamentary summary February 2023: all you need to know from Holyrood and Westminster

This round-up briefing provides an easy-to-digest update on the progress of legislation currently in Holyrood and Westminister that is of relevance to local authorities in Scotland. This edition covers the progress of Bills on topics like animal welfare, online safety, energy, procurement and infrastructure.

Scotland Briefing

England policy round-up: December 2022 and January 2023

This policy round-up for England looks at policy announcements and publications from December 2022 and January 2023. After the hiatus of the summer and turmoil of early autumn, government departments are getting back to the usual rhythm of policy business, and there have been some significant announcements.

England & Wales Briefing

All Things Ireland- key updates for local authorities

In a big week for housing updates and Protocol politics, this weeks All Things Ireland summarises all the key local government updates to keep your 2023 informed and connected!

Ireland Blog-article
Members & Global Local

Vulnerable young people: why they are missing out on education and care?

Vulnerable children and young people are failing to receive support due to teacher shortages and problems in the care system. Some appear to have disappeared off the radar of schools and local authorities. This new briefing looks at the key issues and suggests what needs to be done.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing
Members & Global Local

Think Tank Review: January 2023 Housing affordability, data for policy formation and more

Our monthly review highlights key findings from leading think tanks and research institutes across the globe. This edition features publications on housing affordability; involving refugees in place-making; shortages in the care workforce; lessons from German reunification; welfare reform; and using data to improve policy making.

Briefing With case study

Teachers’ round-up – entry and early career paths

In this teachers’ round-up, we look at developments in entry and early career development in the teaching profession in England. England is embarking on radical changes to initial teacher training. This briefing looks at the detail.

England & Wales Briefing

All things England: it’s tough all over

Finance, levelling up, migration, housing, health and the environment: It’s a challenging stage for English local government. LGIU has news, views and resources to help you through it.

England & Wales Blog-article