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New Chair and Vice Chair of DCN Chief Executive’s Group announced

A new Chair and Vice Chair of the District Councils’ Network’s Chief Executives’ Group have been appointed. Paul Shevlin, Chief Executive of Craven District Council, formerly Vice Chair, has been appointed Chair, taking over from Sandra Dinneen, Chief Executive of South Norfolk District Council. Louise Round, Chief Executive of Tandridge District Council, has replaced Paul…

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DCN responds to Queen’s Speech

Responding to the Queen’s Speech, Cllr Neil Clarke, Chairman of the District Councils’ Network, said “The Queen’s Speech underlined the importance the Government places on housing growth. In the absence of a new Housing Bill, district councils call on the Government to help meet the shared aim of delivering more housing through the development and…