Best Practice

  • Flexing practice in response to COVID in Surrey

    By Rachael Wardell | February 17, 2021

    Rachael Wardell reveals how promoting flexibility in Surrey CC’s usual practice is one of the biggest changes in the way children's services have responded to the impact of the pandemic.

  • Pulling together at the top

    By Heather Jameson | February 17, 2021

    Calderdale Council won the senior leadership team of the year in The MJ Achievement Awards 2020. Chief executive Robin Tuddenham tells Heather Jameson his top team ‘are fundamentally incredibly skilled and knowledgeable but, secondly, connect to [..]

  • Living in a climate emergency

    By Cllr Scott Patient | February 10, 2021

    Cllr Scott Patient outlines how Calderdale MBC is working with partners and communities to both reduce flood risk and cut the impacts of climate change – but help is needed, and the council is calling on the Government to unlock resources.

  • Leading the way on the climate emergency

    By Dan Peters | February 2, 2021

    West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s approach to tackling the biggest challenge of our times led to it winning the Climate Emergency category at The MJ Awards last year, as Dan Peters reports.

 
 

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