Jenrick announces unitary deals

By Heather Jameson | 22 July 2021

North Yorkshire and Somerset CCs have been given the go ahead to become single unitary councils while Cumbria will be carved in two.

Local Government secretary Robert Jenrick gave the unitary plans the green light last night in a statement to parliament.

Want full article access?

Receive The MJ magazine each week and gain access to all the content on this website with a subscription.

Full website content includes additional, exclusive commentary and analysis on the issues affecting local government.


Already a subscriber? Login

Politics Unitary Reorganisation Robert Jenrick

Coronavirus Update


In light of the ongoing coronavirus crisis, some of you may not be able to receive your copy of TheMJ magazine. If you’d like to change your delivery address, please contact our subscriptions department at
Read The MJ for free

Keep up to date by subscribing to our daily newsletter

theMJ products