Bev Craig, Manchester City Council, P Manchester City Council

Manchester’s new leader – Meet Bev Craig

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Dan Whelan

Tackling the city’s affordable housing shortage and improving health and social equality are likely to be high on Cllr Bev Craig’s agenda after she was picked to succeed long-time leader Sir Richard Leese.  

Daniel Fenwick, Liverpool City Solicitor And Monitoring Officer, P Liverpool City Council

Liverpool appoints new city solicitor

Julia Hatmaker

Daniel Fenwick will join the council at the end of the year, replacing Jeanette McLoughlin as city solicitor and monitoring officer.

Eskbank, Tawd Valley, P.West Lancs

West Lancs launches review of its housing delivery vehicle  

Dan Whelan

The council set up Tawd Valley Developments in 2018 to boost the delivery of homes in the borough, but the authority has now decided to commission an external assessment of the company's business plan amid uncertainty over its trading position.