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Major rethink needed to prevent millions missing out on benefits of...
Embargo date: from 00.01 a.m., Thursday, 10 January 2019 EV infrastructure roll-out risks exacerbating UK social divides, with some... read more
Press Release • 10.01.2019 • By Localis
Better behaviour and greater transparency in local outsourcing needed to...
Failure by private firms to reform behaviour and improve how they deliver local public services could land councils with a mammoth and... read more
Press Release • 30.10.2018 • By Localis
Local services come back fighting off the ropes, analysis shows
The extent to which vital local authorities have displayed resilient aptitude in delivering and maintaining vital public services in the teeth of... read more
Press Release • 15.08.2018 • By Localis
Rising to the automation challenge: Localis responds to 35th British...
Localis head of data research, Joe Fyans , said: “Young people are right to be phlegmatic about the rise of the robots in the workplace. However,... read more
Press Release • 10.07.2018 • By Localis
LOCALIS RESPONDS TO £1BN HRA CAP LIFT TO USHER IN NEW GENERATION OF...
Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire, today announced plans to lift the Housing Revenue Account... read more
Press Release • 26.06.2018 • By Localis
Most people prepared to pay extra tax to fund better local services,...
The majority of people would be willing to pay more in council tax or voluntary one-off levies to better fund particular local services across the... read more
Press Release • 25.06.2018 • By Localis
Embargoed: 00.01 a.m. Monday 25 June: Most people prepared to pay extra...
Embargo date: from 00.01 a.m., Monday, 25 June 2018 The majority of people would be willing to pay more in council tax or voluntary one-off... read more
Press Release • 22.06.2018 • By Localis
Official Launch of #GrimseyReview2 - Wednesday 4 July
Official Launch of #GrimseyReview2 ‘An Alternative Future For Our Towns And Cities’ Wednesday 4 July from 8.15 a.m. at the... read more
Press Release • 15.06.2018 • By Localis
"People don’t feel pay rewards workplace efforts, report on industrial...
A growing disconnect between people’s efforts at the workplace and how well they feel their bosses reward them risks stalling Government’s... read more
Press Release • 26.03.2018 • By Localis