APPG for District Councils

The All Party Parliamentary Group for District Councils The APPG will work to promote the interests of district councils, support closer working with Parliamentarians and to raise awareness of the opportunities for districts in shaping the evolving local government agenda. In terms of its wider remit, the APPG for District Councils will, in the context…

Queens' Speech

DCN responds to the Queen’s Speech

In response to the Queen’s Speech, Cllr Neil Clarke MBE, chairman of the District Councils’ Network (DCN) said: “Today’s Queen’s Speech presents a number of opportunities for district councils, namely improvements to the planning process, chances to reform local finance through business rates retention and to digitally connect economies in our areas. “DCN is pleased…