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Local government in Britain

Tony Byrne

Local government in Britain

everyone"s guide to how it all works

by Tony Byrne

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local government -- Great Britain.

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    StatementTony Byrne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJS3111
    The Physical Object
    Pagination364p. :
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22454079M
    ISBN 100140225870
    OCLC/WorldCa12588344

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Great Britain. Central Office of Information. Reference Division. Local government in Britain.

London, H.M. Stationery Off. Wheras a country like Germany has four levels of administration - State, "Länder", district, and municipality, in Britain there are only one or two levels of local government - called Local Authorities. Apart from this, some minor and strictly local functions are delegated to parish councils, most often in the hands of volunteers.

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London: H.M.S.O., Explaining Local Government uniquely presents a history of local government in Britain since until the present day. The study explains how local government in Britain has evolved from a structure that appeared to be relatively free from central government interference to, as John Prescott observes, 'one of the most centralised systems of government in the Western world'.

Local Government In Britain 6th Edition book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(1). Much of the basic structure of local government in England is derived directly from the Kingdom of England (which became part of the Kingdom of Great Britain in then later part of the United Kingdom).There are thus aspects of the modern system which are not shared with the other constituent parts of the UK, namely Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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That is, all members of the government belong to the same political party. Local governments focus considerable attention reviewing plans for new development to prevent problems and conflicts before they materialize. Land use regulations protect the overall appearance of the community, protect the natural features that residents value, and help minimize the cost of local government services.

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Show Summary Details Preview. This book presents a history of local government in Britain from until the present day. It explains how local government in Britain has evolved from a structure that appeared to be relatively free from central government interference to, as John Prescott observes, ‘one of the most centralised systems of government in the Western world’.

Abstract. Local government remains in a state of flux in Great Britain. Currently being “modernised” by the New Labour Government, it has been subject to radical programmes of reform for most of the last twenty by: 6.

and a multitude of ad hoc local authorities were, however, no substitute for a logical structure of local government sufficiently vigorous and powerful to meet local needs and to act as an effi-cient local agent of the central government.8 2 See Joseph Redlich and F. Hirst, Local Government in England, London, Macmillan,Vol.

I, p. Author: Moses Abramovitz, Vera F. Eliasberg. The Local Government Act has transformed the way in which local politics operates within local authorities.

Local councillors have had to adjust to the introduction of elected mayors, cabinet government and scrutiny committees, and cope with a range of other new initiatives.

This book is a unique attempt to provide a coherent analysis of the impact of these changes on the. Britain has the highest level of regional inequality in Europe.

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The government is simply swapping a future flow of income for cash today, and will probably pay to do so. This article appeared in the Britain section of the print edition under the headline "A.

In this context, State and Local Government Statistics at a Crossroads documents the uses of the state and local data and assesses the quality of the data for those uses. This book provides in-depth consideration of the efficiency of the surveys; the user base; and the timeliness, relevance, and quality of the data series.

THE ROLE AND PURPOSE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT INTRODUCTION The existence of local government has always been defended on the basis that it is a crucial aspect of the process of democratization and intensification of mass participation in the decision-making process.

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