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2017

Supporting Business: Commercial waste and the night time economy
Supporting Business: Commercial waste and the night time economy

Andy Mudd, Head of APSE Solutions, looks at how councils can utilise underground bins to lower the cost of their commercial waste operations.

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New research: Bricks - Mortar - Money
New research: Bricks - Mortar - Money

A new report by APSE and CIPFA shows that an increasing number of local authorities are acquiring property for investment purposes to plug the funding gaps created by ongoing austerity in local government.

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Ensuring the future
Ensuring the future

We spoke to Mike Dawson, Chief Executive of Tewkesbury Borough Council, about the steps they are taking to ensure the future needs of the borough can be met.

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Beyond austerity? Ensuring a future for the local government frontline
Beyond austerity? Ensuring a future for the local government frontline

The APSE Annual Seminar 2017 and the APSE Service Awards will take place on 6-7 September in the cultural city of Oxford. Learn more about this highly anticipated event.

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Is low-carbon modular housing an answer to UK housing need?
Is low-carbon modular housing an answer to UK housing need?

Ray Noble, Operations Director-UK for WElink Group, spoke to APSE about low-carbon and efficient solutions to the current housing crisis that the UK is facing.

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Be part of the big picture
Be part of the big picture

David Barnes, Programme Manager for Litter and Flytipping, Zero Waste Scotland talks about Scotland’s prevention push on litter and flytipping.

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Supporting local residents through funeral poverty
Supporting local residents through funeral poverty

We spoke to Andy Bond, Bereavement Services Manager for Wigan Council, about their award winning service and how they are helping to alleviate funeral poverty.

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Transport managers, operating licences, and the law
Transport managers, operating licences, and the law

Nick Denton, Transport Commissioner for the West Midlands, discusses the vital importance of the Transport Manager’s role in the smooth running of local authority neighbourhood serices.

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Research reveals desperate housing crisis with councils warning of ‘severe’ need for affordable housing
Research reveals desperate housing crisis with councils warning of ‘severe’ need for affordable housing

New research from APSE and the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) looks at the housing crisis and its impact on local authorities in the UK.

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Local Government Awards Northern Ireland now open for entries
Local Government Awards Northern Ireland now open for entries

The Local Government Awards Northern Ireland showcase the best examples of service provision, new initiatives and personal commitment from councils, councillors and officers. 

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Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit local government body working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.

           

 

          

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