Derrick Johnstone explains how better evidence produces better local outcomes.
17 May 2013
Retention will be a growing challenge for charities, with the number of qualified finance professionals looking for new roles increasing [...]
16 May 2013
Tower Hamlets LBC calls for more people from white communities to put themselves forward as foster carers [...]
15 May 2013
The chief executive of Oxfordshire CC has said she will not resign after council services did not stop a child exploitation ring [...]
14 May 2013
Michael Burton reports on the key points of a debate organised by 4Children on the Spending Review challenges for children's services [...]
10 May 2013
Britain’s social investment market is on the rise, according to Big Society Capital’s first annual report [...]
01 May 2013
A group of charities call on the Government and local authorities, for a new approach to finding permanent homes for vulnerable children [...]
29 April 2013
Ashton-under-Lyne jobcentre becomes the first place claimants can seek to access to Universal Credit (UC [...]
24 April 2013
Minister for civil society Nick Hurd launches 3BM, the country’s first local government staff-led mutual in Hammersmith [...]
16 April 2013
Carol Grant reports on the aftermath of the youth commissioner saga [...]
London Councils makes case for handing down DWP work programme and troubled families cash to boroughs [...]
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.
South Ayrshire Council has appointed Eileen Howat to be the next chief executive.
Stephen Cirrell looks at the difference between community energy renewal projects and civic schemes.