Doing More with Less: New FoL report on service delivery

On the eve of the June 2013 Spending Review, the Guardian Local Leaders Network published an interview with Michael More, outgoing chief executive at the City of Westminster. Among other comments on his tenure, More called for relief from central government’s austerity programme and the local-government cuts that come with it, warning of serious … [Read more...]

Localism in London and Service Delivery

Future of London held the third and final seminar in the Localism in London programme, looking at service delivery. With the Open Public Services White Paper setting out the government’s vision for community-led public services reform, the seminar considered the changing role of the Borough, and particular challenges this presents in … [Read more...]