Local Government Matters Newsletter June 2021


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Welcome to the June edition of Local Government Matters newsletter.

As part of our recent local government governance activities a number of members of the local government team have provided their thoughts on the 7 characteristics of governance, reflected in the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny's risk and resilience framework. These are recorded in 7 different podcasts and there are some great insights. We are particularly pleased that Max Caller, the lead inspector for the recent Best Value Inspection of Liverpool City Council took the time to speak with Helen Randall about political awareness. It’s a great conversation.

Also in this edition are a slew of interesting insights on the plethora (well there have been 6 this year!) of PPNs for anyone interested in procurement issues, with the National Procurement Policy Statement being potentially seismic in its application to all Contracting Authorities. We also have a very thought provoking article about the future of work and the latest in our Bridging the Divide series where Barry Scarr shares his lessons learned from the reorganisation in Northamptonshire.

Click the links below to access the full articles.

The sourcing and consultancy playbook

Key dates for your diary

Local government podcasts and webinars library 

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Opportunities presented by the new public subsidy regime

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Webinar: Trowers Tuesday – The power of investigations

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Trowers partners with Buy Women Built

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Quarterly Housing Update – Autumn 2022

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Webinar: Trowers Tuesday – Employment Tribunal mishaps

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Trowers' property litigation weekly update

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