Best Practice

  • An efficient collaboration

    By Victoria Gould | January 15, 2020

    Victoria Gould of Warwickshire CC’s award-winning Young People Legal Service team (YPLS) explains how it is working collaboratively with other local authorities to minimise legal costs in times of increasing demand.

  • Food keeps new arrivals on their feet

    January 9, 2020

    Cllr Ahsan Khan explains how Waltham Forest LBC’s Welcome Meals initiative builds on its ‘proud history’ of helping new residents build connections and find vital support.

  • A strong future for SEND services

    By Vik Verma and Julie Ely | January 15, 2020

    The Bi-Borough  - Westminster City Council and Kensington & Chelsea RLBC  - is  breaking new ground with next generation SEND case management, according to Vik Verma and Julie Ely.

  • Why every local council should commit to a Green New Deal

    By Cllr Elaine Hills | January 10, 2020

    There has never been a greater need to decarbonise, argues Cllr Elaine Hills. She says wise investments by councils can drive economic and societal change, and the Green New Deal proposal for Brighton & Hove City Council 'aims to do just that'.


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