There is no reason to limit devolution to a handful of urban areas.
Labour lose a seat in Swansea
The success of ARK and Harris academies, is due in large measure to setting and banding
We need greater fiscal powers for the Mayor – DevoLondon alongside devolution to England.
The key to success in the north west will be job creation
For every new grammar-run satellite school we would have five satellite schools run by councils ideologically opposed to losing control.
Cllr Nick Botterill: Conservative loss of Hammersmith & Fulham council – are there wider lessons for London?
The part of the UK which derives greatest wealth from capitalism is one of the places where Conservatives, as the party most closely identified with capitalism, often fails to be heard
The Conservatives have gained a seat in Wokingham
While all the talk of spending cuts turns out to be rather exaggerated.
Sending a councillor to Chicago to improve links with Birmingham University shows Labour has the wrong priorities.
Vince Cable proposed it should hit all homes worth over £1 million. UKIP’s Mark Reckless backs the tax.
Labour are cutting services to fund a new, six-figure bureaucrat salary.
During quiet periods traffic lights cause delays while providing no safety benefits
The Conservatives gain a seat from Labour in Cornwall
How many councils are prioritising service families in their housing policies?