County unitaries join growing network

By Heather Jameson and Dan Peters | 23 September 2020

Two county unitaries are among five local authorities that have joined the growing Unitary Councils’ Network (UCN) as tensions bubble around reorganisation.

Cornwall and Shropshire councils, as well as Thurrock Council, and Stoke-on-Trent and Southampton city councils, have joined the group, taking its membership from 20 to 25.

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