UK Local Government

Spending Cuts 'Deeper For Northerners'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Politics

Poor areas across England and Scotland have suffered larger budget cuts of around £100 per head than affluent ones, a new study has found. The res...

Asa Bennett

Have Your Public Services Improved Despite Council Cuts?

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Politics

Most people think public services have improved in the last five years, however local councils will struggle to stop public services deteriorating due...

Eric Pickles Takes On The 'Town Hall Taliban'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Politics

A £250 million scheme to encourage councils to keep or bring back weekly bin collections is being launched by the Government. Local authorities wi...

Councils Ignoring Eric Pickles Cash For Weekly Rubbish Collections

www.telegraph.co.uk | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK Politics

Millions of households will not get the weekly rubbish collections promised by the Coalition as councils reject appeals from ministers. ...