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Derby, UK
Tuesday, 22nd August 2017

Leadership Column

Leadership Column – Partnership working to tackle Black Mamba – Councillor Afzal

We’ve all witnessed the distressing scenes or followed the recent media coverage over the increasing use of drugs known as ‘black mamba’ or ‘spice.’ By...
Councillor Asaf Afzal with Community Protection Officers on Reeves Road, Derby

Leadership Column – Community support needed to capitalise on successful month of enforcement activity...

Derby City Council's pledge to tackle littering and fly-tipping is producing results. In July, we announced how we were increasing efforts to curb this blight...

Leadership Column – Good Ofsted result demonstrates commitment to corporate parenting

Derby City Council's recent inspection by Ofsted, where children's services were judged to be good, has demonstrated that the authority takes its corporate parenting...

Leadership Column – East Midlands losing out to London over investment in transport infrastructure

Councillor Martin Rawson, Deputy Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Economy comments on the government's recent decision to scrap electrification...
Council Chamber

Leadership Column: Council House refit will save local taxpayers money – Councillor Shanker

Last month, the decision to spend £2.7 million on refitting the ground floor of the Council House prompted a negative reaction from the local...

Fair Deal for Derby

A Derby City Council campaign calling on Government for a fairer financial settlement. Visit the Fair Deal for Derby website to find out more.