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A COUNCIL'S decision to switch to smaller household waste bins has been blamed for an increase in fly-tipping and could lead to a rise in deliberate fires, a fire authority has warned.  

POTHOLES are set to appear at an "unprecedented" rate if cold and wet conditions persist during the first quarter of the year, the RAC has warned.

UNIVERSAL CREDIT has had a "devastating" impact on council tenants, with almost nine out of 10 claimants in rent arrears while the average amount owed has almost doubled in just six months, according to new research.

REFUGEE resettlement efforts for those fleeing Syria have made good progress but a lack of clarity about councils' responsibilities to those taken in under the Government's programme could threaten its long-term success, MPs have warned.

A COUNCIL'S decision to switch to smaller household waste bins has been blamed for an increase in fly-tipping and could lead to a rise in deliberate fires, a fire authority has...

POTHOLES are set to appear at an "unprecedented" rate if cold and wet conditions persist during the first quarter of the year, the RAC has warned.

UNIVERSAL CREDIT has had a "devastating" impact on council tenants, with almost nine out of 10 claimants in rent arrears while the average amount owed has almost doubled in just...