The Guardian covers our new research on the Green Belt, conducted in partnership with the National Trust.
LGIU Statement: LGIU response to new Covid-19 funding package for councils
LGiU response to the Chancellor’s Budget
LGIU statement: 2020 Local Elections postponed
Jonathan Carr-West explains to the Daily Mail why the NPPF is putting huge pressure on councils to allow development of the Green Belt.
Hannah Fearn writes an article about the themes to emerge from our latest publication, The Future Town Hall.
localgov.co.uk covers the reaction of LGiU Chief Executive, Jonathan Carr-West, to the Autumn Statement.
Commenting on today’s Autumn Statement given by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Jonathan Carr-West, Chief Executive of LGiU, said: “This is a statement which recognises that growth begins on our local high streets. Business rates will be discounted for SMEs and payments scheduled over 12 months. In welcome news…
Jonathan Carr-West calls for the George Osborne ‘to cut the apron ties rather than loosen them’ in the 2013 Autumn Statement.
Andrew Walker, LGiU Policy Researcher, participated in a Guardian Housing debate on the benefits of a locally managed community. This round-up highlights the key themes to emerge from the discussion.