Eyeing up the horizon on reorganisation

By Heather Jameson | 27 July 2021

When the Government relaunched the local government reorganisation debate, ministers Robert Jenrick and the now departed Simon Clarke were probably unaware of just how much of a blue touch paper they had lit.

Making unitarisation an essential part of county-based devolution, Mr Jenrick sparked a scramble that was finally resolved – for the latest tranche of authorities – by last week’s announcement on local government reorganisation.

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