Lancet study predicts 71,000 care home places shortfall

Local Government Association call for urgent reform of adult social care and sustainable solutions to problems....Read more

West Midlands mayor meets with PM to push the case for greater powers and funding

Andy Street, the mayor of the West Midlands, has met with PM Teresa May to argue the case for further devolution of powers and funding from Whitehall....Read more

Seven steps to starting data projects on the right track

Only 13% of data projects reach completion, and of those that do, only 8% of leaders report being satisfied with the outcome. ...Read more

Devolved funding delivers "real tangible outcomes" Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority

Multi-million pound package of investment aiming to deliver improved infrastructure and long-term benefits for Fenland has been approved....Read more

The West Midlands Combined Authority has announced the appointment of a director of finance

Sean Pearce former chief financial officer at Worcestershire County Council has been named as director of finance for the WMCA....Read more

Driverless cars set for public road debut in Copenhagen within the next year

BMW collaborator, Arriva, announces that it has ten driverless vehicles and are planning a trial with the intention of establishing them on Denmark's roads....Read more

West Midlands Mayor welcomes confirmation of north of England HS2 routes

Sheffield City Region celebrates 73% increase in foreign investment

Decreased spending on cyber security leaves councils in jeopardy

Fake news increasingly includes fake images

Volvo plans to go electric by 2019

Andy Burnham, Greater Manchester Mayor, says there is a need to improve services for trans people.

Why do so many newly designed council websites fail Better Connected usability tests?

Driverless, all electric, shuttle bus starts service in Paris