We need a Council Tax cut for the young, financed by forced sales of municipal land to boost the number of new homes.
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Well in excess of a million older people and disabled people are being denied the basic care they need to get on with their lives.
Just 0.6 per cent of London homes – and 0.8 per cent nationally – are vacant for more than six months. That’s down hugely in recent years.
There have been 800 new homes in Cherwell in the past year.
We are bring empty and derelict buildings back into use.
Tom Fitzpatrick: In North Norfolk, the Council Tax has been frozen by sticking to Conservative principles
England has only 68 beaches with Blue Flags – we are very proud to have six of them.
We are being prudent with our finances – and bold in delivering new homes and a Garden Town.
In Wyre Forest, we have achieved a freeze – for the fifth time in seven years.
Richard Grosvenor: Lower council tax in East Staffordshire is achieved by a culture of looking for savings
We have reduced the number of senior manager from twelve to just two.
As the council taxpayer’s friend he transformed municipal culture.
Our innovative approach has improved services while the Council Tax is the second lowest of any county in the country.
Personal responsibility is at the heart of everything we do, enabling us to concentrate on supporting those who really need our help.
The mishap-prone County Council leader has suffered another embarrassing leak.
Our fully costed alternative budget for Brent offered an extra £2.8 million for adult social care – more than provided by the precept.
Ryan Shorthouse: Balancing the budget. Make private schools pay VAT. End ring-fencing. Charge for missed GP appointments.
The second piece in our pre-Budget series on how to eliminate the structural deficit.