Brexit’s Impact on Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent

Posted on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 @ 09:02

'Brexit’s Impact on Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent' by Philip Atkins OBE John Henderson CB Leader Chief Executive Staffordshire County Counci Download

UK Asylum Accommodation Services: Dispersal and accommodation PPT

Posted on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 @ 08:59

UK Asylum Accommodation Services: Dispersal and accommodation PPT from the Home Office Download

'Brexit and Place' from West Midlands Regional Chief Executive's Meeting Nov 2016

Posted on Tue, 13 Dec 2016 @ 08:56

John Henderson, Chief Executive of Staffordshire County Council, discusses the effects Brexit could have on Staffordshire in this PPT. Download

Local Growth in Action - Issue 2

Posted on Tue, 17 Feb 2015 @ 11:42

This newsletter brings the latest news, announcements and achievements of local growth activities across the country. The bulletin aims to share updates from a wide range of Government and grass-roots programmes that are working toward local growth, and celebrate the achievements of some of the most enterprising local growth initiatives. This issue features news and information from the Liverpool City Region LEP, the Regional Growth Fund, the What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth and BIS Outreach. Download

Telford & Wrekin School Catering review

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 @ 14:41

This assignment was delivered to review Telford & Wrekin’s schools/commercial catering service and home care service to help the transition from a subsidised provider of service to one of a commercial operation. Download

Enhanced Collaborative Working for Planning Specialist Services in Worcestershire

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 @ 14:39

The project was seeking to enhance collaborative working arrangements and service delivery across a range of specialist services which currently operate in support of the Worcestershire partner authority’s primary environmental planning function. Download

Telford & Wrekin – Transformation through Co-operation

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 @ 14:35

Telford & Wrekin Council was looking for support around ways to further communicate and engage with the community about what a Co-operative Council/Borough is about and how the community could get involved. Of particular interest was any relevant best practice and innovative approaches to communication and engagement that have been used successfully by other organisations and that could be used to increase the community’s understanding, awareness of and involvement in a Co-operative Council/Borough setting. Download

Strategic Alliance between Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Services

Posted on Wed, 29 Oct 2014 @ 14:27

Warwickshire FRS was seeking short-term support to progress a strategic alliance with Northamptonshire FRS. The alliance was in its infancy so the work involved producing business cases on potential areas of collaboration, potential for strategic commissioning, new models of service delivery, procurement, opportunities for efficiencies and service improvement and quality assurance on benefits realisation. Download

West Midlands Property Alliance Low Carbon Management Programme

Posted on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 @ 14:11

This report highlights a number of areas in which authorities in the West Midlands have successfully taken on the challenge of reducing energy use and working more sustainably in this very difficult economic climate. The experience of the projects featured in this report shows that significant cost and carbon savings were achieved in many cases from fairly small levels of investment. Download

Rebuilding our local economies. How West Midlands councils are using assets for growth.

Posted on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 @ 14:04

This report was produced by Local Partnerships who conducted a study to understand how the councils had used their property portfolio and other assets to stimulate growth in their local economies. The report captures some of the most exciting initiatives of councils stepping up to the challenge of being the major catalyst for economic growth and regeneration in their place. Download