Evelyn Dougherty explains why today's leaders must cover all bases in the drive towards productive collaborations.
Despite losing more than half of its government funding between 2011 and 2018, Stockton BC is still managing to invest in its local infrastructure, as chief executive Neil Schneider tells Michael Burton.
The new emphasis will require a shift in the financial management culture of councils, writes Stephen Hughes.
Rachael Tiffen says agencies must work together to defend the public purse.
It is an exciting time for South Tyneside MBC, leader of the council, Cllr Iain Malcolm and Cllr Paul Watson, leader of Sunderland City Council.
Labour councillors in Lancashire are going head-to-head over a borough council’s bid to break away from County Hall.
Trouble-hit Birmingham City Council will face a government review into its governance, as well as an education commissioner to sort out its schools, following the problems of Trojan Horse.
Public sector net borrowing was down by £9.3bn in the financial year 2013/14 compared to the previous year, according to the ONS.
Tower Hamlets LBC’s returning officer has pledged to ‘learn the lessons’ from the problem-hit May elections.
Communities secretary Eric Pickles is to withdraw the intervention team at Doncaster MBC as soon as its education trust has been set up.
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Just how many councils can Pickles run?
Congratulations to Doncaster Council for achieving ‘normal’
Combining the causes of local government and devolution is the best way to achieve genuine decentralisation in England.
I always worry that making too much fuss about the chasm between the political elite and ordinary people.
I had a sepia-tinted daydream in which the rollout of broadband was transposed to the 1950s.
Jonathan Werran reports on a round table hosted by recruitment specialists, Penna, looking at what characteristics and qualities future leaders will need to survive an ever-more dangerous political jungle
A round-up of what went on at The MJ's Future Forum this year.
West Lindsey DC has confirmed its new management structure.
Troubled Doncaster City Council could be taken out of intervention as early as next week after its peer review decalred the council was 'functioning well'.
More than a third of council chiefs believe there is a danger their authority will not have enough funding to deliver their legal duties.