I believe that empowering councils to play their full part as leaders of place will streamline resources, reduce bureaucracy, boost productivity, and support levelling up.
The PCCs for Suffolk, Dorset, Avon and Somerset, Hertfordshire and Wiltshire strongly back the stance taken by their colleague in Surrey. Other were less emphatic.
There is real anger in Stratford-upon-Avon as the number of empty shops continues to grow.
We stand ready to act as a pilot area that would provide valuable insights for UK venues preparing for life after lockdown.
I am grateful to the Government for responding to our financial concerns. It’s meant that help has reached those who need it most.
Residents want low taxes and regular bin collections, not big PR budgets and regular spin.
Remember where we are; remember what has come down to us. Our unique heritage is there to be opened up.
Net gains for the Conservatives in England 319 seats, net Labour losses 142, net UKIP loses 137, net Lib Dem losses 28.
Last time UKIP denied the Conservatives outright victories in Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, East Sussex. Lincolnshire, Oxfordshire and Warwickshire.
We must be tough on crime to protect the vulnerable.
Michael criss-crossed the country with me – something a former Deputy Prime Minister might have preferred to skip.
The Chancellor praised senior Labour councillors on Monday. Conservative Warwickshire and Labour Coventry are also showing the benefits of working together.