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Download c’llr April 2012

Download c'llr April 2012The April edition of c’llr magazine is now available. This month’s theme is arts, culture and sport, which features a series of articles, including: Councillor Iris Johnston, Thanet’s cabinet member for Community Services on Margate’s new Turner centre; Warrington’s leader Councillor Terry O’Neill on the community involvement of the Warrington Wolves rugby league club; and how Bedfordshire is seeking to maximise the impact of the Olympic Games.

The big c’llr interview is with Liz Kendall MP, who talks to Mark D’Arcy about the urgent need to re-engineer social care services.

Elsewhere Blackburn with Darwen leader Kate Hollern writes about her council’s budget consultation process; there are 10 things you need to know about neighbourhood planning; and the LGiU’s Laura Wilkes updates readers about the Civil Society Innovation Network.

There is of course more – download a pdf Cllr April 2012 and take a look.