Regeneration and Environment

National Grid removes pylons from beauty spots

15/09/2015
The UK's National Grid company is investing £500m to remove pylons from four protected landscapes.

Regeneration and Environment News

Concord airfield to become air museum

17/09/2015

The Mayor of Bristol has been asked back a £16m project for a new aviation museum on the site made famous by its connection with Concorde.

Experts to consider speeding up local plans

16/09/2015

A group of experts has been set up to help simplify local plans and cut the time it takes councils to put them in place.

Cities should consider vehicle ban to cut pollution, says Defra

15/09/2015

London, Birmingham, Leeds, Nottingham, Southampton and Derby have been told to consider banning some vehicles from their city centres to tackle air pollution.

New homes on greenbelt has halved, says property company

14/09/2015

The number of homes built on the greenbelt near towns and cities in England has halved since the turn of the century according to the UK’s largest property chain Countrywide.

East Sussex row over 'victim mentality'

14/09/2015

The leader of Lewes District Council is facing calls to step down after accusing councillors in Seaford of having a ‘victim mentality

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Birmingham's winter of discontent

With a series of one-day strikes to go ahead in Birmingham, Mark Whitehead explores what led to this long-running dispute over waste collection.
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Local Government News

Latest issue - Local Goverrnemnt News

The December issue of Local Government News looks at the consequences a council may face if it is unable to provide statutory services, the launch of Liverpool’s housing company and how councils can best manage roles in local authority companies.

It also has a special section on green building and energy efficiency including what funding is available to enable councils to deliver heat networks and how councils can pay for ‘smart buildings’.

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