Labour-run councils in Cardiff, Newport, and Neath Port Talbot see extra funding – while others have cuts imposed.
Labour’s Regional Development Agencies were a failure. But the successor bodies are proving much more effective.
The Conservatives lost a seat to the Lib Dems in Hertfordshire. But the Conservatives held seats in Ashford, Dorset, South Derbyshire, Suffolk and Sutton.
Joel Davidson and Amir Sadjady: Bold measures are needed from Hammond next week to save our high streets
Not only are Business Rates too high,but the system of appeals to the Valuation Office is too complicated and remote.
My force estimates that dealing with mentally unwell people takes around 40 per cent of officer time. If we can get people the help they need this frees up officers to deal with those who choose to break the law.
Drones play a big part in locating missing persons and tracking down criminals. Automated Number Plate Recognition technology has been extended.
My plan not only involves bringing offenders to justice but also deterring them from reoffending.
Whether it is housing, transport or crime – even the Trump blimp – he is shameless in trying to dodge accountability.
Labour held seats in Hackney and Oxfordshire. The DUP gained a seat from an independent in Mid and East Antrim.
More statutory activities are being forced on local authorities – without the extra money to pay for them.
When support is provided, the quality is often so poor that the pupil would be better off without it. Often the work is done for the pupil, preventing learning from taking place.
The Government should legislate to make it illegal for estate agents to refuse to offer their services to people purely on the basis that they are in receipt of benefits.
£21.6 million has been spent on new equipment, software and consultants. Yet residents have had to spend hours trying to navigate the council’s website or waiting to be connected to the call-centre
Stephanie Reeves: The London Assembly selections give the Conservatives the chance to champion women
Let’s use this first step to provide a more equal and representative voice for our city. The Tory Reform Group wants to help.
Labour gained a seat from UKIP in Adur. But Labour lost seats to independents in Hartlepool and Warrington.