Committing to youth wellbeing

Committing to youth wellbeing
By Ann McGauran | April 25, 2019

Councils are being ‘forced to divert the limited funding they have left away from preventative work. But with levels of knife crime rising, will the Government put more money into targeted youth services responses? Ann McGauran reports

  • Making progress in Powys

    By Dan Peters | April 16, 2019

    An inspection revealing child protection processes at Powys CC were not good enough came as a ‘hard knock’, says leader Rosemarie Harris. She talks to Dan Peters about the council’s continuing improvement journey.

  • Anchors away

    By David Godrey | April 24, 2019

    David Godfrey explains the symbiotic link between prosperous communities and productive places, and why Localis’ new report stresses the need to deepen the relationship between business and place.

  • Progress amid the pain

    By Heather Jameson | April 16, 2019

    In the aftermath of the Grenfell tower tragedy, progress at Kensington & Chelsea can only go as fast as the grief of the families involved, Dr Barry Quirk tells Heather Jameson

  • Shoring up the seaside economy

    By Lord Bassam | April 9, 2019

    Seaside towns offer more than just nostalgia, but if we don’t act soon, communities may be forever disadvantaged. Lord Bassam explains why the Lords’ Seaside Regeneration Select Committee went on tour and what it found.


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