Friday 31 October 2014

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Devolution and the Future of Local Government - Devo-Max for the East Midlands?

With Dev-Max for Scotland - what are the implications for our local areas?  From around the country, there is a growing consensus that we need to shift power from Westminster to the local level. East Midlands Councils is holding a summit on...

A Prospectus for Devolution – A draft for consultation

A Prospectus for Devolution – A draft for consultation From now until the General Election in May 2015, we have the opportunity to present an offer for driving forward national economic growth, providing better targeted and more effective...

The East Midlands Responds to Sir David Higgins’ Report on HS2

THE EAST MIDLANDS RESPONDS TO SIR DAVID HIGGINS’ REPORT ON HS2 Cllr Jon Collins, Chair of the East Midlands HS2 Strategic Board, Cllr Anne Western, Vice Chair of the East Midlands HS2 Strategic Board and Peter...

East Midlands Health Check gives cause for concern

MPs, councillors and health professionals will hold a summit meeting at Westminster on Thursday 30th October to discuss the effectiveness of health services across the East Midlands, as part of a 'Health Review' led by East Midlands Councils.

Opportunities for Councillors Autumn 2014

EMC is offering a variety of development opportunities this autumn/winter, designed to support Councillors in their roles. This Councillor Development Newsletter provides an overview of the opportunities available to Councillors in the East Midlan...