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2012

Winners light up Blackpool!

APSE performance networks, the UKs largest voluntary data benchmarking service for local councils, has announced the winners in its annual awards.

Recognising the best performers and most improved performers in council frontline services the prestigious awards were announced by Emmerdale actress Kelsey Beth Crossley.

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Research finds renewable energy a powerful driver for local economies

Renewable energy schemes can stimulate local economies as well as delivering environmental benefits, research published by the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) has found.

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Councils’ role in shift to green economy must be recognised, says APSE

The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) is calling on central government to unlock local authorities’ potential to develop the green economy.

 

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The local government Olympians head for victory

Councils across the UK are celebrating their own finalist successes after being nominated for local government awards by the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE). The councils have made their way on to the finalists list for awards which recognise the very best in frontline service delivery in local government.  

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The 'ensuring council' offers a positive alternative to stripping away services

The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) has published research setting out a new model for the future of local government – the 'ensuring council'. 

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Shared services and collaborative working in a Welsh context: Applying theory to practice

New research in response to the Simpson review of public services in Wales has found that for shared services to work successfully it is critical that collaboration reflects local circumstances. 

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Scotland welcomes champions

The Association for Public Service (APSE) has revealed the finalists in their award for  Overall Council of the Year in Service Delivery.

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Research finds renewable energy a powerful driver for local economies

Renewable energy schemes can stimulate local economies as well as delivering environmental benefits, research published by the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) has found

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Entrepreneurship alive and flourishing in local authorities across the UK

Innovation and entrepreneurship is alive and well in local authorities the length and breadth of the UK, latest research from the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) reveals. 

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Local Government Gold Medallists Announced in Glasgow

Winners of the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) Service Awards 2012 have been announced in Glasgow 

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Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit local government body working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.

           

 

          

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