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The week ahead in local government 04/07/11


The much anticipated report of the Dilnot Commission was published today, although there has of course been a lot of press coverage already in the preceding weeks. LGiU director Jonathan Carr-West has blogged about it for Total Politics.

The LGiU’s local government summer reception with the APPG on local government takes place this evening on the Commons Terrace

On Tuesday DCLG will release housing stock report data from the English Housing Survey.

On Wednesday, the APPG on local government meets with Paul Burstow MP, Minister of State for Care Services, to talk about the Dilnot Commission report.

On Thursday the Communities and Local Government select committee publishes the report of its inquiry into local authority audit and inspection.

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