Derrick Johnstone explains how better evidence produces better local outcomes.
17 May 2013
Head of Loans and Investments
£60-65k + Defined Benefit Pension [...]
Retention will be a growing challenge for charities, with the number of qualified finance professionals looking for new roles increasing [...]
Derby City Council’s chief executive Adam Wilkinson poised for three year contract extension [...]
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The Department of Health awards £1.8m to councils and their partners to improve health and wellbeing services [...]
New fast-track training programme for top graduates who want to become social workers launched [...]
Communities secretary writes to the Newspaper Society pledging commitment to scrapping council free-sheets [...]
Fire authorities have seen reserves double to £400m in four years and could save further £200m a year, top fireman reports [...]
Government pays too little attention to place when it comes to economic growth, claims cities minister Greg Clark [...]
Forget local government reorganisation and financial reform and concentrate on growth, Lord Heseltine tells The MJ Growth Agenda [...]
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.