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 […]
February 9, 2016
Houses of Parliament, Big Ben clock face, APPG for District Councils

District Councils’ Network responds to Local Government Finance Settlement 2016/17

In response to yesterday’s Local Government Finance Settlement announcement, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN), said: “It is reassuring to see […]
February 7, 2016
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Districts welcome new council tax powers

In LGC: 7 February, 2016: Giving all districts the power to add up to the equivalent of £5 council tax on band D properties for 2016-17 […]