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LGIU warns all political parties not to underestimate the financial crisis facing councils as more bankruptcies loom

Today, the Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) has released its 2024 General Election manifesto analysis and an easy-to-read guide on how party policies compare and contrast in relation to the local government sector. With two weeks until the General Election, we delve into the future for local government. The LGIU welcomes the broad political support…

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State of the locals on Friday evening

State of the locals on Friday evening Jonathan Carr-West, Chief Executive, Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) said: “There are always twists and turns with local elections results. But if we ignore the noise, the underlying signal from this set of elections is a steady drumbeat of lost Conservative council seats. Yes Ben Houchen has held…

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