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Are local freedoms at risk?

Ferry, L. (2016) 'Are local freedoms at risk?', The municipal journal. . p. 24.


As part of the ‘devolution revolution’ the UK central government devolved a general power of competence to English local authorities under the Localism Act 2011. In theory, local communities should have a greater say in the running of services as central government transfers control but, in reality, their power is being seriously diminished.

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Publisher statement:Provided with kind permission from the Hemming Group.
Date accepted:07 July 2017
Date deposited:28 July 2016
Date of first online publication:06 July 2016
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