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Total Place in the news: March

Posted on March 31st, 2010

Total Place in the news: March

Links to what people have being saying about Total Place in March 2010.

Denham points to efficiencies in the face of cutsLocalGov, 01 March 2010

Ten Task Force steps to save moneyLGC, 01 March 2010

Hitting the headcount – is it a solution or hysteria?Public Service, 01 March 2010

What about the workers?Public Finance, 01 March 2010

Minister hits out over Town Hall jobs cutsNorthern Echo, 01 March 2010

Three Dorset councils avoid job cuts to find £18mBBC, 01 March 2010

Shock, horror! Labour discovers some waste!Telegraph, 01 March 2010

Threat to ‘25,000 jobs’BBC, 01 March 2010

Councils consider plans to shed 170,000 public sector jobsGuardian, 01 March 2010

Financial costs and benefitsLGC, 04 March 2010

Are SAAs the next big idea? – Tony Travers in MJ 04 March 2010

The lessons so far from the Total Place pilotsMJ, 04 March 2010

Follow the moneyPublic Finance, 04 March 2010

Conservative fautlines open over public spending cutsMJ, 04 March 2010

There’s a place for usLGC, 04 March 2010

A plea for flexibility in hard timesExpert Comment Blog, University of Lincoln, 05 March 2010

From St Fagos to Holy GrailPitney Bowes, 05 March 2010

Eliminate the tiers, keep the same number of councillorsConservative Home, 07 March 2010

Council efficiency reform plans come under firePersonnel Today, 08 March 2010

Election 2010: Community ownershipeGov monitor, 08 March 2010

Parish councils: An unlikely hothouse for community developmentNewStart, 08 March 2010

Despite setbacks, we’re committed to partneringMJ, 09 March 2010

Cutting down buying costsMJ, 09 March 2010

New unitaries offered Whitehall championsLGC, 10 March 2010

‘Total Place power’ an optionLGC, 11 March 2010 (subscriber content)

Small number of offenders cause £112 million of crime in the areaLB News, March 2010

A new vision of active citizenshipProgress online, 11 March 2010

Budget likely to do little more than ‘tread water’, warns IFSPublic Finance, 11 March 2010

District view – Alan Goodrum in the MJ, 11 March 2010

Stepping up to the mark: the workforce implications of Total PlaceIDeA, 11 March 2010

Total Place briefing for Shadow Justice teamCllr Richard Stay, 12 March 2010

PM: Total Place savings ‘not unrealistic’Public Service, 12 March 2010

‘A powerful case for reform’Guardian, 13 March 2010

Local government resource sharing ‘could save billions’BBC, 14 March 2010

BBC The Politics Show SouthBBC iPlayer, 14 March 2010 (video; from 0h50m; available until 21 March 2010)

“Top-down” Total Place under fireGuardian Public, 15 March 2010

Bournemouth day care centre to play host to MP visitBournemouth Borough Council, 15 March 2010

Election 2010: Think Tank Series: Total PlaceeGov Monitor, 16 March 2010

Playing fair with the frontlinePublic Services, 16 March 2010

Not just change… but transformation with purpose –  Public Service, 17 March 2010

It’s time to raid the school coffersGuardian Joe Public blog, 17 March 2010

Greater than the sum of its parts: Total Place and the future shape of public servicesNLGN publication, 18 March 2010

Councils call for control of Total Place savingsPublic Finance, 18 March 2010

Changes needed to make Total Place workLGC, 18 March 2010

Grant Thornton comments on the NLGN report on Total PlaceeGov monitor, 18 March 2010

Total Place ‘demands better collaborative working in WhitehallThe MJ, 18 March 2010

Business capability modelling and Total PlaceCarl’s Notepad, 18 March 2010

Think the unthinkableAlan Gibbons’ blog – 18 March 2010

Council: funds rejig could save £17mRegeneration and Renewal, 22 March 2010 (subscriber content)

Budget boost for Total Place? – John Tizard in Public Finance, 22 March 2010

Croydon Total Place pilot proposes radical shift to meeting the needs of young childrenCroydon Town Centre, 23 March 2010

Making Total Place a success: more than a leap of faitheGov monitor, 23 March 2010

Treasury poised to force savings on WhitehallFinancial Times, 23 March 2010

Localism: it’s now or never2020 Public Services Trust, 23 March 2010

Official reports put cost of crime, drugs and alcohol in three regions at £1.5bn a yearTelegraph, 24 March 2010

Total Place: give it more time says BichardGuardian Public, 24 March 2010

Budget 2010: Upbeat Chancellor promises measures for growthGuardian, 24 March 2010

City-regions would improve services and save money, says think-tankPublic Finance, 24 March 2010

Will Total Place deliver on public services?Guardian, 24 March 2010

Budget delivers a radical reform of public servicesCommunities and Local Government, 24 March 2010

Budget plans for Total Place fail to convince localistsPublic Finance, 24 March 2010

Total Place to radically reform local services for allCommunities and Local Government, 25 March 2010

‘Triple-track’ approach for Total PlaceLGC, 25 March 201o

South East Budget report 2010Island Pulse, 25 March 2010

Commission plans use of resources overhaulLGC, 25 March 2010

Total Place “should be change not cash”Public Service, 25 March 2010

Call for more details on cutsFinancial Times, 25 March 2010

Total Place to be rolled out nationwidePublic Service, 25 March 2010

Total Place: making it happen from the centrePublic Service, 25 March 2010

This Budget could lead to better thingsThirdSector, 25 March 2010

Field trials to take Total Place forwardPublicNet, 25 March 2010

Top performing councils given more control over spendingChildren and Young People Now, 25 March 2010

Government promises more freedom for top councilsCommunityCare, 25 March 2010

Public service coordination project extended but needs more voluntary sector involvementCivil Society, 25 March 2010

Slightly less than total placeJulian Dobson’s blog, 26 March 2010

Total Places buy azithromycinPlanning and Advisory Services blog, 25 March 2010

Budget 2010: £35bn public property sell-offPublic Property UK, 25 March 2010

Budget report 2010 for the South WestWest Somerset and Exmoor, 25 March 2010

Local government bodies offered spending controlFinancial Times, 25 March 2010

Taking Total Place forward – the view from the sharp endPublic Net, 25 March 2010

Budget 2010: public service waste and duplication to be cutTelegraph, 26 March 2010

Saving of £1.2bn can be found by stopping duplication of servicesGuardian, 26 March 2010

Mixed picture from Total Place pilotsCharity Times, 26 March 2010

Cultural shiftThe Great E-mancipator blog, 26 March 2010

Total Place and the budget reportParticipatory Budgeting Unit blog, 26 March 2010

Total Place: now for Total Communities!Stephen Bubb’s blog, 26 March 2010

Total Place, Total Budget, Mild ApprehensionSectorshare blog, 26 March 2010

Total Place: the next stepsJohn Tizard in Public Finance, 29 March 2010

Total Place, Total CultureLGA Culture, 30 March 2010

Plotting the next steps for Total PlaceMJ, 30 March 2010

Tory localism isn’t totally convincing – Peter Hetherington in the Guardian, 31 March 2010

Eighty in line for Total Place freedomsLGC, 31 March 2010

Early Intervention, the Child Trust Fund and cutsRaincoast Optimism blog, 31 March 2010

Measuring the Budget against BURA’s six principlesEstates Gazette, 31 March 2010

Busting the MythBishop’s Blog, 31 March 2010

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