A new report has outlined actions to better embed a ‘Town Centre First’ approach to meet the needs of Scotland's communities and tackle climate change.

Thousands of families with children are set to benefit from £33 million support to resolve conflict at home.

Londoners view council tax, national issues and social care as the top priorities influencing their vote ahead of May’s local elections.

Councils in England will have to get agreement from local residents on any proposed changes to street names.

Polling shows a collapse of public satisfaction in politicians, the current democratic system and the ability of voters to affect government decisions.

NEU says that 44 per cent of England’s state-school teachers plan to quit by 2027, with half of those intending to leave within two years.

The rollout of the first Oyster-style contactless ticketing system in the country outside of London has gone live in Nottingham.

Unpaid carers of all ages in Wales are set to benefit from a short breaks fund after a £9 million investment from the Welsh Government.

Households will no longer have to pay to get rid of DIY waste under plans set out by government to tackle the issue of fly-tipping.

Liverpool City Council is to invest three-quarters of a million pounds in improving its schools and teachers.

The £30 million Live Labs 2 competition has been announced to support projects looking to decarbonise local highways infrastructure.

A new 94 acre solar farm in North Somerset has been acquired by Kent County Council and LASER Energy, reducing carbon emissions.

Only a quarter of local authorities in the UK have published Electric Vehicle transition strategies, according to new research.

The government’s plans to introduce photo ID for voters in elections has been defeated in the House of Lords.

Victims and communities are being urged to share their experiences as part of a major independent review into the impacts of extremism.


Event Diary

This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

DTX brings together creative minds and technology practitioners with the tools needed to drive change, enhance experiences and improve efficiencies across today’s organisations.

The countdown to the Environmental Services & Solutions Expo (ESS Expo) is on! As the UK’s largest environmental gathering, ESS Expo is set to take place on 11-12 September 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham.