Councils set out Autumn Statement priorities

By Martin Ford | 20 November 2023

The Government is facing calls to provide emergency funding for children’s social care in this week’s Autumn Statement.

The Local Government Association (LGA) and 28 other charities and campaigners including the NSPCC and Barnardo’s have made the case in a joint open letter to chancellor, Jeremy Hunt.

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