local government

  • Towards a more viable localism

    26 January 2022

    Making English localism succeed needs a reform agenda for the whole of Government, says Dr Patrick Diamond. The centre and the local must work together to solve complex policy problems, not least by using city region mayors.

  • Trust in councils higher than national Government, research finds

    26 November 2021

    The public placed more trust in local authorities than national Government in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the findings of a new survey.