Will Brexit and yet more austerity stop us turning the transformation vision into reality

The need for transformation has never been more urgent. But it can no longer just be about doing things differently (including digitally). The only possibility is to do different things.

Milton Keynes buys 110 flats in Luton as Torfaen plans to acquire derelict iron works

Newcastle still hopes to land devolution deal; Cumbria to shake up public health nursing; Sheffield's social care funding crisis; Walsall to cut £86m from budget by 2020; Devon seeks government funding for road improvement; London councils ask prime minister to block Heathrow third runway; East Dunbartonshire shared services plans leads to job loss concerns .... and more

Norfolk uses data in libraries’ public health drive

Local digital projects get new collaboration and co-funding platform

Care apps providers invited to upload information to new online showcase

Herefordshire to get £9.5m roads refund from Amey

Manchester chief executive Sir Howard Bernstein stands down as ...

Boilerhouse to re-launch ADASS Care Apps Showcase & Conference as online platform and year round care apps programme

West Midlands mayor needs more power while Newcastle CEO should have less money. Lincolnshire cuts lights while....

Manchester gives senior staff big pay rise; Sheffield & Derbyshire fall out over devolution; Cornwall to keep Brussels office despite Brexit; police storm Lambeth planning meeting

The soul of the new democracy

Why own a car when mobility is provided ‘as a service’

Leeds is receiving £1m from NHS England to turn the Leeds Care Record into Ripple

Zach Beauvais and Adam Green of Zengenti in conversation with Joe Tibbetts

The private soldier, the “grunt”, the foot-slogging, front-line, basic model, soldier is history now

Social care leaders must consider identity and authentication issues as online services set to grow

Forget Brexit, unemployment is the key issue that threatens our future