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Redefining Neighbourhoods – an APSE/NPI report

What is the scale of spending reductions to ‘neighbourhood’ services such as environmental protection and planning? The APSE report analyses spending and how this has varied, considering it within the context of wider trends in funding. We summarise and comment on the report in this briefing.

England & Wales

Twitter top 10 – local government

...LGC Plus regularly posts on the latest news on LGC Online, and picks up information and stories from Twitter. 4.@EdwardWelsh Ed updates regularly on the work of the Local Government...

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Local Authorities: The catalyst for bottom-up systems change

The Collaborate report sets out an argument for investing in inclusive and collaborative systems which involve all the players in a local area and publishes a framework of nine building blocks which can be used to benchmark and improve their existing approach to collaborative working.

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Support and aspiration: a new approach to SEN and disability – progress and next steps

The DfE has published its response to the consultation on last year’s Green Paper, Support and aspiration: a new approach to special educational needs and disability. The new report describes the progress being made on implementation of proposals and the next steps, including legislation in the forthcoming Children and Families Bill expected to be introduced…

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Local Authorities: The catalyst for bottom-up systems change

The Collaborate report sets out an argument for investing in inclusive and collaborative systems which involve all the players in a local area and publishes a framework of nine building blocks which can be used to benchmark and improve their existing approach to collaborative working.

Scotland
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Consumers Powering Growth – Better Choices: Better Deals

This briefing introduces the Government’s new Consumer Empowerment Strategy. It draws local authorities' attention to the implications and opportunities for their strategic, regulatory and service provider roles.

England & Wales
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The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012: one year on

* The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 was introduced by Chris White, Conservative MP for Warwick and Leamington, as a Private Members Bill on 30 June 2010. The Act went live on 31 January 2013. * The government has published a paper looking at how the Act is being used a year on from…

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Advice services under pressure

* This briefing looks at the role of, and rising pressures on, the independent not-for-profit advice sector. * It draws on a Cabinet Office Review of the sector, and other sector-based reports, to identify and update on the key social policy and financial challenges. * It highlights the advantages of local councils developing their relationship…

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Preventing violent extremism (update)

Preventing extremism is going to be a high profile issue in this parliament. This briefing outlines key points for local government from the Counter Terrorism and Security Act 2015 and looks ahead at proposed anti terrorism legislation.

England & Wales