November 23, 2016
HM Treasury entrance

District Councils’ Network responds to Autumn Statement 2016

In response to today’s Autumn Statement announcement, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN), said: “Philip Hammond has recognised the importance of […]
November 3, 2016
autumn, horse chestnut, sunlight

DCN high level response to: “CCN response to independent studies on structural reform”

DCN high level response to: “CCN response to independent studies on structural reform” Commenting in response to independent studies looking into potential local government reorganisation in […]
October 19, 2016
Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN responds to Local Plans concerns in new Neighbourhood Planning Bill clauses

Responding to new amendments in the Neighbourhood Planning Bill, Cllr Gillian Brown, Planning and Growth Lead Member for the District Councils’ Network (DCN), said: “The District Councils […]
September 26, 2016
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District Councils’ Network responds to DCLG consultation: ‘Self-sufficient local government: 100% business rates retention’

In response to the DCLG consultation into 100 per cent retention of business rates, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) said: […]