Modernising local government in Wales.

by Great Britain. Welsh Office.

Publisher: Welsh Office in [Cardiff?]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 36 Downloads: 955
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  • Local taxation -- Wales.

Edition Notes

Other titlesImproving local accountability for council tax, Gwella atebolrwydd lleol ynglŷn â"r dreth gyngor
LC ClassificationsHJ9444.3 .G74 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination36, 36 p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3669515M
LC Control Number2002617113

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Get this from a library. Local voices: modernising local government in Wales: a Welsh Office white paper. [Great Britain. Welsh Office.]. Carmarthenshire’s Modernising Education Programme (MEP) in collaboration with the Welsh Government’s 21 st Century Schools Programme is about transforming the network of nursery, primary and secondary schools serving the county into strategically and operationally effective resources that meets current and future need for a school based and community focused.

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Children and families. Government: In Touch with the People —the government’s white paper on local government. Published in Julythe paper set out what the government has called the modernising agenda for local councils. The government’s approach was based on the premise that change was needed in local government for four reasons.

Modernising School Governance examines the impact of recent market-based reforms on the role of governors in the English state education system. A focus of the book concerns how government and non-government demands for ‘strong governance’ have been translated to mean improved performance management of senior school leaders and greater Cited by: 5.

Modernising Government White Paper (Hansard, 9 December ) about how modernisation is working on the ground to bring together local government, national Government, and the public, private and voluntary sectors in the delivery of services in our communities.

just as one borrows a book. That is part of modernising government and of. Explaining Local Government uniquely presents a history of local government in Britain since until the present day.

The study explains how local government in Britain has evolved from a structure that appeared to be relatively free from central government interference to, as John Prescott observes, 'one of the most centralised systems of government in the Western world'.

The Welsh Government is supporting the farming community in west Wales, as in all parts of Wales, to become more profitable, sustainable, resilient and professionally managed. Over 7, individuals and 3, businesses in the region have signed up to Farming Connect, a vital element of our support to farming.

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The pace and scale of reform in local government always seems unremitting to those close to it. For a long period beforethe reforms all appeared to be focused on reducing the power and central role of local authorities, both in their democratic leadership of their communities and in being the first point of contact between citizens and government.

Local parish and town councils, which operate as the lowest democratic unit of local government, were chosen as the focus for requests for a number of.

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Best Value was government policy in the United Kingdom affecting the provision of public services in England and Wales. In Wales, Best Value is known as the Wales Programme for Improvement. 2 Effects of Best Value.

3 History of Best Value. 4 Measuring Best Value. 5 Consequences of failing Best Value. The predecessor to the UK Labour Government. Modernising local government: The impact of new political arrangements on chief officers for leisure and recreation in Wales Article (PDF Available) in.

The National Assembly for Wales is the democratically elected body that represents the interests of Wales and its people, makes laws for Wales, agrees Welsh taxes and holds the Welsh Government to account.

Will the Minister provide an update on the Welsh Government's policies for modernising local government. Bethan Sayed South Wales. Below the region level and excluding London, England has two different patterns of local government in use.

In some areas there is a county council responsible for services such as education, waste management and strategic planning within a county, with several non-metropolitan district councils responsible for services such as housing, waste collection and.

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5 Executive summary Modernising government is central to the Government’s programme of renewal and. Green Paper ‘Modernising Local Government Finance’ there is a claim that ‘Some local authorities are keen to work in partnership with the private sector or with other public sector bodies to secure Best Value for those who use and pay for local services’ (DETR, b).

Ysgol Y Strade received an £million investment as part of the Authority’s Modernising Education Programme, this was jointly funded by the Welsh Government through its 21 st Century Schools Programme.

The investment which was ready for occupation to pupils in September provided a substantial standalone extension to provide a new Science and Design and. The book examines the impact of these macro changes on the day-to-day practices of governors, specifically the new freedoms and responsibilities assigned to governors to operate outside the control of local government.

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3 Codification of the law in Wales 1. In its report Form and Accessibility of the Law Applicable in Wales (Law Com NoJune ), the Law Commission recommended that the Welsh Government should pursue a policy of consolidating and codifying the law in Wales.

Modernising Irish Government presents the major historical turning points in the development of Irish public services with a particular focus on the civil service, covering the mid-nineteenth-century reforms, the foundations of the State and the Lemass-Whittaker economic initiative.

It introduces the Strategic Management Initiative, its origins and its impact, discussed in terms of Brand: Gill Books. Local Government Finance (Wales): Report by the Secretary of State for Wales Under Section 88B of the Local Government Finance Act, No.2 - House of Commons Papers No.

(Sessio (Paperback) Great Britain: Welsh Office. Buy Modernising British Local Government by John Stewart from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: 24 February Press release Business, economy and innovation.

Statement from the Chief Medical Officer for Wales about Coronavirus (COVID): 21 February 21 February Press release Health and social care. Written Statement: Laying of the Adoption Agencies (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations (“the Amendment Regulations”) and. Prime Minister David Cameron has written an article for The Times on modernisation of the NHS.

Read the article. Two weeks ago I set out the government’s plans to modernise the NHS. In an increasingly complex world of interrelated problems many governments have tried to modernise their institutional structures and the ways in which they go about making policy.

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