A frank and open dialogue

A frank and open dialogue
By Sam Clayden | February 23, 2017

Last week, two senior figures threw down the gauntlet by asking the fundamental question: what is the future for local government? Sam Clayden unpicks the responses from key sector leaders

  • Firm foundations

    By Jessica Studdert | February 1, 2017

    Jessica Studdert breaks down the Government’s recent Building our Industrial Strategy green paper, and says a place-based focus is key to success

  • Dark side of the digital age

    By Dan Peters | January 18, 2017

    The digital revolution promises to transform the way local government operates, but at a recent The MJ/Heat Software round table, council chiefs discussed the darker side of the new age. Dan Peters reports

  • What London chiefs think about the Autumn Statement…

    By Michael Burton | January 10, 2017

    A group of London council chief executives were invited by The MJ and PwC to give their views on the last ever Autumn Statement. Michael Burton reports on their key conclusions.

  • Good growth for cities

    By Jonathan House | December 13, 2016

    While quarterly GDP growth figures and headlines on economic recovery make the news, the figures don’t always chime with the experience and everyday lives of ordinary people, as Jonathan House explains


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