Thurrock Council’s Give A Gift campaign collects presents in the run-up to Christmas for local children in need who may not receive a gift on Christmas day.
As APSE ends its own 20th year in local government we look forward to working with all our member councils in the coming year 2020 and indeed over the next 20 years!
APSE has responded to today’s Queen’s speech suggesting that it offers little Christmas cheer to local councils.
Will local government be seen as a key partner working to develop a shared ambition of post-austerity policies designed to rebuild local areas and local communities? Or will it be seen as a merely a local administrator for matters decided within Westminster?
The call for evidence was initially scheduled to close on 16 December 2019 but given the unexpected General Election, the Commission is accepting submissions into early January to enable councils and organisations who have been engaged in election activity to still participate.
APSE is pleased to present the 2020 Innovation Awards for highways, street lighting and winter maintenance services.
APSE is pleased to announce the winners in this year’s performance networks best and most improved performer awards, which was held on the evening of 5 December 2019 at the Grand Hotel, Blackpool
The APPG Excellence in School Food Awards are once again open for entry. The Awards will showcase innovation in school catering.
New polling by Survation on behalf of APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) finds that whilst trust in Government has crashed trust in local councils is on the rise and at its highest level since 2016.