Just published: Resilient people, communities and places - the report of last year's St George's House consultation

Planting the flag

A new local normal

The response of local government to the COVID-19 pandemic has been nothing short of astonishing – focusing on the things that really matter locally, adapting to new, virtual ways of working, engaging communities, adopting a risk and trust-based approach to simplifying processes, enabling residents and businesses to access the services they need, maintaining and even increasing productivity, sharing solutions…