Future Shape - Barnet Community Campaign
“To agree or not agree, that is the question…”
The bulk of the role profiles have been agreed. There are a couple of outstanding questions:
A group of Essex County Council Officers has put its services up for sale. All services have been included, and the Council is prepared to pay a private company £5.4 billion of
Remember the ITV documentary on the IBM takeover of Somerset Council? In the documentary the Somerset Chief Executive explained that he visualised other councils queuing up to join SouthwestOne. Think again! The following story was reported in the Local Government Chronicle:
To view details on the Joint Trade Union Group
On Friday 30 January the Trade Unions had a meeting with Leader of the Council & Lead Cabinet member for Adult Social Services.
In 2008 the Audit Commissions published their report “For better, for worse” (their title not mine!) , providing a national analysis on Strategic Service delivery Partnerships SSP’s)
Yes, more jargon. SSPs are long-term public private partnerships (PPPs) through which contractors deliver a service or range of services for councils
Raising Funds for Dexter Appeal is launched
Apologies Future Shape has been off air for the last five weeks.
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Professor Dexter Whitifeld will be speaking about Phase Two of the Future Shape programme.
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