Notwestminster: the place to be

We're busy getting ready for this year's Notwestminster, a series of free events in Huddersfield for everyone who has something positive to say about local democracy and anyone who...

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION: GETTING STARTED AND AVOIDING COMMON PITFALLS WITHIN THE PUBLIC SECTOR

By Stuart Roebuck, Technical Architect, Scott Logic .................................................................................... Digital transformation and the  Digital...

Community facilitators are superheroes, but what do they do?

Today is Community Manager Appreciation Day . A day that recognises and celebrates the efforts of community managers/facilitators. So have you said thank you to them for all the effort...

Congratulations to GovPDC and HealthPDC!

We are really pleased that two of our networks have been shortlisted for The Cabinet Office’s ‘The Way We Work Awards’ (TW3). Both the Government Project Delivery Community (GovPDC) and Health...

A (proper) TV series about local government

Public service - stories that matter   How’s this for a (big hairy) New Year goal; I’m going to make a pilot for a TV drama series about local government.   It’s not...

The KHub blog explained…

Our members tell us that they find the discussion forum and library areas of groups among the most useful. But, what about the blog? Well, the blog is definitely growing in popularity....

Workshop on 23rd February - Developing sustainable social care budgets and services in London

Thursday 23 February 2017 Developing sustainable social care budgets and services in London   Layden House, 76-86 Turnmill Street, London EC1M 5LG Free to attend for all councils....

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (England), Annual Report 2015-16 - local authority comparator tool

NHS digital have produced local authority level comparator data for DoLS for the first time   The official statistics report published in September 2016 provides the findings...

Please circulate this invitation to Digital Maturity Assessment Workshops - Leeds (26 Jan) and London (30 Jan)

Please circulate the message below to colleagues within Local Authorities who are involved in adult social care market management/commissioning (with a request that they forward on to...

The Happy List

  The NHS is in crisis, the country is divided as never before, the gap between the super rich and the just getting by is ever widening, climate change seems depressingly...