March 12, 2019
Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN Consultation Response: improving our management of water in the environment

The District Councils’ Network response to the Defra consultation on improving our management of water in the environment can be found at this link.  
February 18, 2019
Houses of Parliament and Portcullis House from Westminster Bridge

DCN responds to waste strategy consultation

Responding to the launch of consultations on the new Resources and Waste Strategy, Cllr Isobel Darby, DCN Lead Member for Enhancing the Quality of Life, said: […]
February 14, 2019
Cash, pound sterling, One-pound coin, two-pound coin, twenty pence piece, fifty pence piece

DCN responds to funding announced for new garden towns

Responding to £9 million in additional government funding announced for new garden towns, Cllr Mark Crane, DCN Lead for Stronger Economies, said: “Across the country, districts are […]
February 7, 2019
autumn, horse chestnut, sunlight

Public health role of district councils needs to be better rewarded, says DCN

  District councils need to be better rewarded for their essential and effective role in public health which is saving millions of pounds for primary health […]