Tag: Councillors

Supporting our councillors to make effective use of local intelligence

Former Y&H Local Network Co-ordinator Alison Monkhouse is now part of a project team designing a New Councillor Programme for Kirklees in collaboration with the Local Government Association (LGA).

The purpose of this 18-month development programme is to ensure that …

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

During a London Councils summit in November 2014, some results from a summer 2014 poll of London councillors were discussed. When asked which issues were the most important for their parties to focus on before the general election in 2015, …

Councillor views on the future of local government

ComRes have just published their third annual report on the views of councillors on the future of local government. They interviewed 405 councillors across the country in October 2013.

More than three quarters of councillors surveyed expect the financial position …