Monthly Archives: July 2011

Community gets control to stop gang crime

Lambeth is set to become the country’s first council to put the community in charge of tackling violent youth crime. At an extraordinary meeting of community leaders held at the town hall last week the community made their position crystal … Continue reading

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A cooperative future for Labour councils

I joined Ed Miliband and a group of Labour council leaders in Rochdale today to launch the Cooperative Councils Network. This new grouping of leading Labour councils will work together to set a new agenda for Labour local government based … Continue reading

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