Local government

A clear case for stronger SuDS legislation

Sustainable drainage systems can have a positive impact on developments and land value, but the planning process must be improved to ensure wider implementation, believes Stuar

08 Feb 2017

Reborn Manchester law centre more than a ‘legal advice food bank’

Justice for all campaign group vows to continue fight against legal ai

24 Jan 2017

Long battle

1967: ‘People before planes’ – the Stanstead airpor

15 Nov 2016

The importance of effective decision making

Tiffany Cloynes advises local authorities on the actions they must take to ensure their decisions are safe fro

25 Oct 2016

No power to pay, no money to pay

Melissa Shipley considers the relationship between the law, financial considerations, and common sense in National Aids Trust v NH

29 Sep 2016

Watch this space

Finsbury Park raises more questions than it answers about the legality of the closure of public open spaces by local authorities, write David Matthias QC and Katherin

07 Sep 2016

Labour wins court case over voting rules

'Decision is wrong - both legally and democratically,' says Labou

12 Aug 2016

Yes minister, but 
audi alteram partem

The Court of Appeal's guidance on lobbying by MPs is a must read for ministers exercising a quasi-judicial function, says Isabell

08 Aug 2016

Iraq war families launch crowdfund for civil claim

IFCG looks to raise £150,000 for legal advice before initiating claim against stat

19 Jul 2016