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6 reasons why this financial challenge requires a different mindset

Local authorities face the triple challenge of remaining resilient, ensuring they are financially sustainable and protecting outcomes.

May 6, 2020

Do councils have the financial resilience to survive Covid-19?

Is the allocated emergency funding sufficient?

April 6, 2020

Keeping tomorrow on today’s agenda – the crucial role for Directors of Resources in 2020

How to avoid coronavirus derailing the delivery of savings and resulting in an unsustainable future

April 1, 2020

Local government budgeting: a complicated solution in a complex world

Financial strategy, planning and management requires a huge overhaul.

February 4, 2020

CIPFA conference reflections: Amy Crowson

This blog is one of two reflecting on the CIPFA conference. Sitting in the airport waiting to go to my…

August 8, 2017

Spending the £1 billion well: bunfights and insights so far….

  We recently set up a collaborative that is generating evidence on how to spend the initial extra £1bn for…

June 27, 2017

Reflections from CIPFA Conference: We have to make Brexit work

Last week my colleagues and I attended CIPFA’s annual conference. Unsurprisingly, Brexit shaped the agenda and framed the discussions. However,…

July 21, 2016

Budget 2016 response: Devolution under threat

The Chancellor’s business rate reduction in today’s Budget is a bitter pill for local government to swallow. Just when it…

March 16, 2016

The polarisation of adult social care

Our recent survey of around 100 Council chief executives and senior directors showed that the financial sustainability of adult social…

March 4, 2016

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