Oxon's chief Joanna Simons on being in a media frenzy.
22 May 2013
Further sweeping changes to England and Wales’ 89 town hall pension schemes including mergers are on the cards from next year, it was confirmed this week [...]
Abdul Kara on how the government is looking to reduce the influence and existence of chief executives at local councils [...]
Nigel Bates looks at the scale of the new challenges
facing the new Clinical Commissioning Groups [...]
In a world where we are besieged by more data than ever, we need to get more comfortable with numbers, says Ben Page [...]
Paul Medd on how Fenland DC is delivering best practice solutions for migrant residents [...]
Eye of the [...]
Greg Clark joined Lord Heseltine at The MJ's Growth Agenda conference last week, where the two politicians discussed City Deals [...]
Council chiefs have questioned the value of taking part in the DCLG-led community budgets network [...]
A council-run ballot of residents in west London has signalled an overwhelming opposition to plans for expansion of Heathrow Airport [...]
M*A*S*H famously lasted longer than [...]
Thomas Bridge reports on the highlights of the recent debate by The MJ and Asidua, on providing user-friendly customer contact services.
Council chiefs have branded Ofsted's new regime for inspecting local authorities' efforts to boost school performance as 'inadequate' and 'inappropriate'.
Introducing the next MJ Future Forum on budget planning and preparing for the new Spending Review.
Isabelle Trowler is the newly appointed chief social worker for children and families while Lyn Romeo is the first chief social worker for adults.
Stephen Cirrell looks at the difference between community energy renewal projects and civic schemes.