Sector unites in plea to chancellor

By Martin Ford | 22 November 2023

The local government sector in England has united to put out a call to the chancellor to ‘address the significant financial challenges faced by councils’.

This morning’s statement from the Local Government Association, County Councils Network, District Councils Network, London Councils, Special Interest Group of Municipal Authorities and Unitary Councils Network warned: ‘For many of our members, they are now approaching or already at the point where their financial sustainability is at risk.’

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