May 17, 2018

DCN launches transformation toolkit

DCN LAUNCHES TRANSFORMATION TOOLKIT The District Councils’ Network has today launched a “Transformation in Localities Toolkit” to provide district councils with a practical evidence base to work together across local […]
November 17, 2017
Big Ben from Westminster Bridge, All Party Parliamentary Group for District Councils

DCN RESPONSE TO RESPUBLICA REPORT

Responding to a ResPublica press release on its report ‘Devo 2.0 – The Case for Counties’, ahead of its launch on Monday, Cllr John Fuller, Chairman […]
October 19, 2017
Big Ben and Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN Briefing ‘The future availability of resources for the provision of District Council services in two-tier areas’ (House of Lords debate)

The District Councils’ Network briefing for the  debate on ‘The future availability of resources for the provision of District Council services in two-tier areas’ can be […]
September 25, 2017

DISTRICT COUNCILS CALL FOR COUNCIL TAX RAISING POWERS FOR NEW HEALTH PRECEPT

District councils must be able to raise council tax by 2 per cent to invest in prevention measures that would help relieve the ever increasing demand […]