LISTEN: 15 Minutes With… Ronnie Hinds on the Islands Boundary Reviews

January 16, 2019

This is the latest instalment of our 15 minutes with interview series – where you can listen to us quiz people who know what they’re…

Tackling childhood obesity through planning – lessons from South Tyneside Council

January 9, 2019

Childhood obesity is a national problem and one which isn’t going away. Data published from the national child measurement programme (NCMP), in October showed the rate…

Budget Day 2018 in Scotland

December 12, 2018

LGiU Scotland’s Kim Fellows gives a quick update on the Scottish budget that was announced today.


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The Essential Guide to Local Government Communications

December 20, 2018

Effective media relations are important to all organisations, including local authorities. Regardless of whether you are a councillor or an officer, it is important to not just understand how the media works but know the best ways to establish a good rapport with journalists. Councils may not always like how…

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