I’m just back from two great days in East Suffolk delivering digital inclusion sessions in Lowestoft and Felixstowe. These sessions were a pilot for East Suffolk Councils to find out what works before they roll out a wider digital inclusion programme for residents in the districts. 944 more words
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By Tony Collins
It’s commendable that Barnet Council has published much material on its three-year review of a £322m 10-year outsourcing contract with Capita.
More than a dozen council reports and appendices cover every aspect of the contract. 2,222 more words
Scottish councils could face a combined funding gap of £553 million by 2018, according to a new report from the Accounts Commission.
The Commission has said that, based on figures from 2015-16, local authorities are currently in good financial health, but have found that there could be… 103 more words
Twenty-six UK businesses, academics, professional bodies and civil society leaders have today published a letter in the Daily Telegraph expressing concerns about the current state of the “information sharing” provisions of the… 794 more words