Tag Archives: Dr Peter Latham

Who stole the town hall? Latham’s book offers some clues

Former GLC and Croydon councillor DAVID WHITE reviews an important new book on local government which raises familiar concerns about control of our councils Local government today is not in a healthy state. Most local councillors have little power while … Continue reading

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Broad Green candidate fears for the end of local government

A candidate in Croydon’s Town Hall elections says that unless urgent action is taken to reverse the policies of the ConDem government, we could soon see the “end of local government as we know it”. There’s a few people in … Continue reading

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