A new campaign seeks support for a route to decentralisation that is more meaningful and radical than the government’s, writes Adam Lent

17th January, 2022


Sheffield University’s Dr Matthew Wood shares three tips for councils aspiring to bring communities into decision making.

5th January, 2022


Meet others who are working on the same stuff as you in these subject-specific deep-dive sessions.

5th January, 2022


Meet others who are working on the same stuff as you in these subject-specific deep-dive sessions. There’ll always be an expert and a frontline practitioner on hand, but the most valuable bit will be those peer-to-peer connections. Participation in...

4th January, 2022


Bonnie Hewson explores how co-production can help rebuild trust between councils and communities.

10th November, 2021


Stories aren’t a distraction from action but rather a way to nurture and inspire it.

3rd November, 2021


The right narrative or story can make the difference in creating change. How can you develop them? Bonnie Hewson of Power to Change shares some inspiring examples from communities.

9th September, 2021


Robyn Vinter on how people in the north of England are hungry for change in their area, and why it needs to be locally-led to succeed.

21st June, 2021


Steve Skinner explores the features of strong communities and how local authorities can support them - from the grassroots up.

25th May, 2021


All over the world, people are coming together to make decisions on some of the major issues we're facing today. But what is the potential for real consensus vs conflict? And does this modish form of community power have...

11th May, 2021