We now need certainty on cash in the medium term

By Dan Bates | 09 November 2021

The general consensus from local government commentators was that the Spending Review was better than expected but not enough to address the funding gap created by previous cuts and the pressures of demand.

Frustratingly, we will have to wait until the provisional settlement in December for most of the specifics, but there is enough information to make an informed guess of what the picture will look like…so here goes!

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