Council News Monitor - this week's essential Local Authority news stories

By: Council News Monitor Team
Published: Monday, February 1, 2016 - 11:56 GMT

Sheffield, Warrington and Doncaster announce cuts, Lincolnshire is held to data ransom, fight begins for West Midland's mayor while Stratford votes to join combined authority, Cornwall wants policing powers, Swansea says "no" to fracking while Havering says "no" to EU membership, and Newcastle faces a 20% council tax hike.

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Newcastle residents warned of a 20% council tax rise due to increased cuts

Newcastle City Council     Source: Chronicle Live

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Data Governance in Health Matters

Information governance remains a key priority for the UK healthcare sector against a background of reforms in integrating health and care. It is generally accepted that sharing and analysing data will improve… Read More

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General Practice is on ‘life-support”. The 5YFV offers a pathway to recovery

Ben Gowland former CEO of Nene CCG and now a director of Ockham Healthcare chairs the panel of three and an expert studio audience and asks the question “Can general practice survive and if it does what will it look like?"

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