Lorna Baxter is chief finance officer at Oxfordshire CC
Explaining the difference between capital and revenue
Capital and revenue are words to which we in local government do not give a second thought when discussing current and future budget issues but chief finance officer at Oxfordshire CC, Lorna Baxter, says we need to explain the difference.
Government needs to tackle New Homes Bonus inequality
When created in 2010 the New Homes Bonus was seen as a clever way of encouraging an acceleration in the building of new homes but the distribution is unfair, argues chief finance officer at Oxfordshire CC, Lorna Baxter.