Heathrow expansion is "wrong on every level" and the fight against the third runway will continue, the leader of Wandsworth Council has said.

HOMECARE for over half a million people is being put at risk because inadequate rates paid by councils will leave services with a £513m deficit in 2016-17, it has been claimed.

LIVERPOOL City Council and two of its contractors have been ordered to pay over £1m in fines following health and safety failings that left one man dead and another seriously injured during roadworks on a busy city centre road.

ROTHERHAM Council is set to regain its licensing powers under proposals being considered by local government secretary Sajid Javid.

A NOTTINGHAMSHIRE council has defended its decision to introduce an anti-social behaviour order that could potentially see people fined £100 for sleeping rough.

PEOPLE in an east London borough face a 50-year wait for a council home, a councillor has said.

CUTS will continue across Wales despite local government receiving the best settlement for five years in the Welsh Government's draft budget, the head of the WLGA has said.

MINIMUM bedroom sizes could be introduced for shared houses as part of a package of measures to help councils crack down on rogue landlords who put tenants in overcrowded properties.

TROUBLED FAMILIES, the Government's flagship £1.3bn social policy, had little effect in tackling social problems such as unemployment, anti-social behaviour and truancy, an official review has concluded.

NORTHERN POWERHOUSE councils are delivering more planning decisions per head than their counterparts in Greater London, according to the British Property Federation (BPF).