August 12, 2016
Sandra Dinneen, chairman District Councils' Network (DCN) Chief Executives Group and Chief Executive South Norfolk Council

Let districts step up to the plate for public health

In The MJ, 2 August 2016: Sandra Dinneen, chair of the DCN chief executives’ group, makes case for districts to help shape Sustainability Transformation Plans (STPs) […]
July 1, 2016
Cllr Neil Clarke DCN Chairman, business rates, Public Sector Executive

Future business rates system must focus on place not institutions, says DCN chair

In Public Sector Executive, 15 June 2016 Any new system for assessing the share of business rates in the future should be designed around ‘place’ and […]
June 15, 2016

LGA set to enter fray on rates redistribution row

In The MJ, 15 June 2016 District Councils’ Network chairman, Cllr Neil Clarke, this week stressed the importance of a needs reassessment to inform a review […]
May 30, 2016

Neil Clarke: District councils working together as clusters can provide a better way than more unitaries

In Conservative Home: May 30, 2016 Writing in Conservative Home, DCN Chairman Cllr Neil Clarke says District Clusters are coming together to deliver more efficient and effective […]