News

Local government stats show a different picture when it comes to health

22nd August 2014

Figures obtained by the BBC which show that public sector sick days have risen by 70% over the last 5 years do not show the full picture.

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Talent Bank Expert Leaves Lasting Legacy for Council Procurement Team

13th August 2014

Thurrock Council knew it could get better value for money as well as more for the local community by transforming the way this money is spent.

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East of England LGA Management Committee Appointed

11th August 2014

All the members of the East of England LGA Management Committee have now been appointed for the upcoming year.

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Community Ownership and Management of Assets Workshop

11th August 2014

Suffolk Coastal DC support free DCLG workshop on the use of Community Asset Transfer and the Community Right to Bid Scheme.

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Norfolk to cash in on new bank provider

8th August 2014

A county-wide approach to finding a single banking provider for our local councils and Norfolk police is set to pay dividends.

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Workshop supports officers develop their commercial skills and capabilities

1st August 2014

With services needing to be more resilient, the generation of additional income can help to support the delivery of wider corporate service priorities.

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Are your staff ready to lead a council?

31st July 2014

Local authorities are being invited to put their staff to the test by promoting them to senior management roles for a day.

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Rosemary Green joins the East of England LGA Employers' Services Team

30th July 2014

Rosemary has both Local Government and private sector experience and is a fellow of the CIPD.

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Fiscal Freedom and Devolved Powers for Local Growth

30th July 2014

Event on 18 September offers members and officers the opportunity to explore innovative ways of capitalising on the opportunities presented by City Deals.

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Cost and complexity risks councils’ progress on Community Infrastructure Levy

30th July 2014

East of England roundtable event brings together members and officers to share the challenges faced in setting up and implementing the CIL.

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