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Local Government Association 13h
"Given the opportunity, do even more to support their communities, delivering improved outcomes for people while making savings for the public purse" LGA Chairman on why councils need financial certainty from the Spending Round
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Local Government Association 13h
The LGA's Thelma Stober represented the UK as a keynote speaker at 's International Day of Remembrance of & Tribute to Victims of Terrorism. She spoke about resilience & how she's used her experience as a survivor of the 7/7 attacks to support others.
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Local Government Association 13h
"Given the opportunity, do even more to support their communities, delivering improved outcomes for people while making savings for the public purse" LGA Chairman on why councils need financial certainty from the Spending Round
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ngdp 16h
DID YOU KNOW we partner with 50 different English councils every year ⁉️We have now opened applications for councils to participate in our 2020 intake for who have until 31 March 2020 to apply. The map here is updated as and when councils apply:
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Local Government Association 18h
Thanks Layna, let us know how you get on! You can download your own copy of this report at
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Local Government Association 18h
! Learn more about how we work with councils to innovate and improve their digital services at
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Local Government Association 20h
Over the last three months the number of young people not in education, employment or training has risen by 30,000. By devolving more powers and funding, get more young people into work.
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Local Govt Challenge 22h
Work in ? Want to? ✅ broaden your network? ✅ help councils tackle challenges they’re facing? ✅ gain media experience & hone your presentation skills? ✅ be in the running to win a £10k scholarship? If so apply for the LG Challenge!
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LGANews Aug 21
🏠ICYMI Deputy Chairman on on the barriers facing councils desperate to ensure affordable homes are built to tackle the homelessness crisis🏡 It comes as warns about families in temporary accommodation
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Local Government Association 24h
Councils are the leaders of place that make a big difference every single day to people’s lives. With the right funding and powers, we can continue to deliver .
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Local Government Association 24h
Want to help enhance the political influence of and secure positive change on behalf of councils and their communities? Join our team as a and Campaigns Adviser! Send us your application by Sunday 26 August 👉
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Local Government Association Aug 21
Today, the cross-party released its report into finance and the 2019 Spending Review - which finds that council services are at ‘breaking point’. THREAD 🧵
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Somerset Council Aug 21
Urgent message on funding in today's Commons report "Local govt must be given additional central government funding... to deal with growing demand.” Please & SIGN
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Public Health England Aug 21
📢 Today we launched a new edition of focusing on the prevention of 5 common sexually transmitted infections. Read the full edition:
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Local Government Association Aug 21
The LGA, & gave evidence on the 2019 to the Housing, Communities & Local Government Committee. We're pleased to see has recognised our call to secure the sustainability of local services as a priority for Govt.
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Local Government Association Aug 21
Replying to @LGAcomms
“Only with the right funding and powers can councils meet their legal duties and protect the wide range of other valued local services which also make such a positive difference to communities and people’s lives.” Read our full response 👇
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Local Government Association Aug 21
Replying to @LGAcomms
...such as the Better Care Fund, and guarantee councils will have enough money to meet the growing demand pressures they face next year.”
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Local Government Association Aug 21
Replying to @JGJamieson
LGA Chairman : “The Committee is right to recognise our call for securing the sustainability of local services to be the Government’s top priority. Its forthcoming needs to confirm the continuation of key funding streams...
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Local Government Association Aug 21
Replying to @LGAcomms
Currently, local authorities deliver more than 800 services to residents - services that keep communities running and ensure their local areas thrive and prosper. With the right resources, do even more.
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