February 7, 2017

Districts Delivering Growth

‘Districts Delivering Growth’ was the dominant theme of the DCN’s inaugural national conference – which was held at the Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth from 2 to […]
November 24, 2016

District chiefs urged to take part in collaboration and devolution inquiry

In LocalGov.co.uk, 24 November 2016: District councils have been urged to submit evidence to an inquiry into the opportunities presented by devolution.
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 21, 2016

Neil Clarke: County unitaries are no panacea

In LGC, 21 November 2016: The future’s bright. The future’s local, writes DCN chairman Cllr  Neil Clarke