Councils urged to ‘shine a light’ on services to improve them

By Martin Ford | 04 July 2019

A shared services company has urged councils to look at alternative ways of working.

Publica is a company wholly owned by Cotswold, West Oxfordshire, and Forest of Dean DCs and Cheltenham BC, providing services such as management, commissioning and back office functions.

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