Monthly Archives: December 2010

Trigger Happy Hands

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More on local budget cuts

Steve Bullock in the e-newsletter he sends out tells us just what the scale of the cuts are in Lewisham: The Council had been planning to have to reduce its budget by £60 million over the next three years. Following … Continue reading

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Would you believe?

I’m not sure that I’d have believed you if you’d told me that a former editor of a national paper, and current Chairman of an influential think tank was going to say: The fact is that a significant number of good teachers … Continue reading

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More for Less, or Less for Less?

Eric Pickles announced the local government settlement for the next few years yesterday saying he was expecting ‘more for less’.  We’ve been reminded that he does know local government, he spent time as a leader of a council in the … Continue reading

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