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Local Authority Directory 2006

Local Authority Directory 2006

First Edition
Edited by:

April 2006 | 368 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
SocietyGuardian Local Authority Directory 2006 provides a comprehensive guide to regional and national government within the UK. As well as listing local authorities, key government bodies and postholders and public services, the Directory provides an overview of the structure and functions of local government and highlights examples of change and innovation.

The Directory lists all 468 local authorities in the UK and each entry includes:
  • Full contact details
  • Names of chief officers
  • Political control
  • Constituencies and MPs

The Directory also provides comparative information showing population sizes and council tax by authority making this an invaluable resource for anyone working with or in local government.

Local Government Structure and Functions
The Local Government Political Scene and Changes to the Political Framework
Change and Innovation in Local Government
The National and European Political Scene
General Local Authority Information
A to Z of Local Authorities

`It has never been more important for citizens and organisations from all sectors to understand and be able to access local government. So I am delighted to contribute to a Directory that aims to make life easier for people who want to find their way around our local authorities' – Phil Woolas MP, Minister of State for Local Government

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ISBN: 9781412922661