Brokenshire in unitary unanimity move

By Paul Marinko | 23 July 2019

Future unitary bids will only be considered if they are ‘coalescing around a single option,’ the Government has confirmed.

Communities secretary James Brokenshire reiterated the Government’s continued commitment to unitary bids and mergers ‘when locally requested,’ adding: ‘The Government does not support top-down unitary restructuring.’

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