October 7, 2016
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DCN representation to Autumn Statement 2016

The DCN has submitted a representation to HM Treasury ahead of the 2016 Autumn Statement timetabled for 23 November. This response focuses primarily on the need […]
September 28, 2016

Neil Clarke and Mark Pawsey MP: In praise of district councils

In Conservative Home, 16 September 2016: Brexit shows that we ignore local identity and what matters most to local communities at our peril write DCN chairman […]
September 26, 2016
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District Councils’ Network responds to DCLG consultation: ‘Self-sufficient local government: 100% business rates retention’

In response to the DCLG consultation into 100 per cent retention of business rates, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) said: […]
September 8, 2016
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100% Business Rate Retention: joint statement on CCN, DCN and RSN shared principles

Joint Statement The County Councils Network (CCN), District Councils’ Network (DCN) and Rural Services Network (RSN) have jointly welcomed the Government’s intention to move to 100% […]