October 10, 2016

Districts call for greater housebuilding powers in Autumn Statement

In Public Sector Executive, October 7, 2016: The government should give councils more powers to build the levels of housing needed, the District Councils’ Network (DCN) has […]
October 10, 2016
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

Updated: District Councils Network – Neighbourhood Planning Bill Second Reading Briefing for 19 October 2016

District Councils Network – Neighbourhood Planning Bill Second Reading Briefing for 21/10/2016  
October 7, 2016
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DCN representation to Autumn Statement 2016

The DCN has submitted a representation to HM Treasury ahead of the 2016 Autumn Statement timetabled for 23 November. This response focuses primarily on the need […]
September 28, 2016

Neil Clarke and Mark Pawsey MP: In praise of district councils

In Conservative Home, 16 September 2016: Brexit shows that we ignore local identity and what matters most to local communities at our peril write DCN chairman […]