July 5, 2016
DCN chairman Cllr Neil Clarke, APPG for District Councils Summer Reception

DCN Assembly Speech at LGA Conference – 5 July 2016

DCN chairman Cllr Neil Clarke called for strategic dialogue with Government to boost devolution and financial resourcing necessary to support delivery of 86 vital frontline services […]
June 15, 2016
Cash, pound sterling, One-pound coin, two-pound coin, twenty pence piece, fifty pence piece

District Councils’ Network responds to CLG Committee report into 100% retention of business rates

In response to the CLG Committee’s report into 100 per cent retention of business rates, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) […]
May 18, 2016
Queens' Speech

DCN responds to the Queen’s Speech

In response to the Queen’s Speech, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) said: “Today’s Queen’s Speech presents a number of opportunities […]
May 17, 2016
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

District Councils’ Network responds to Housing and Planning Act

Housing growth and planning was the core theme for the District Councils’ Networks’ Spring Assembly hosted last week. In response to the Housing and Planning Bill […]