Enter the LARIA Research Impact Awards 2015

The LARIA Research Impact Awards are the only awards specifically designed to showcase the work of those researching local areas. We welcome entries from across the public and private sector that show the value of this work in helping public …

Book you place at the LARIA Annual Conference 24th-25th March 2015, York

How do we make a difference through new ways of working?

Book your place now. The full programme and list of speakers is now available.

Keynote Speakers include:

Emma Stone, Director of Policy & Research, Joseph Rowntree Foundation CACI Kersten…

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How ethnic minorities fare compared to the White British varies according to where they live

What are your LARIA New Year resolutions?

‘Real’ School Catchment Areas, Neighbourhood Characteristics and Access to Places at the ‘Best’ State Schools

Two thirds of London councillors believe that housing is a key issue for London ahead of the 2015 general election

LARIA North West taster event, 26th February 2015, Manchester

The state of the North: setting a baseline for the devolution decade

Would you like to be the new Research Facilitator for Local Government?

Training in applied social research at the University of Manchester: CMIST Short courses

How you can support us and help us grow

LG Inform Benchmarking Club: Q1 results available and Q2 upload window now open

LARIA Yorkshire and the Humber event summary

The local UK games industry mapped out by Nesta

Would you (or someone in your team) like to be the new LARIA Secretary?

#localgov researchers needed for research study: Charity donation + Amazon giftcard if you take part

Upcoming Events

‘Creative Research Methods in the Social Sciences’

LARIA in Scotland – Laria Listens March 18th 2015

LARIA Yorkshire & the Humber Feb 2015 Network event