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The best of a very good bunch!

APSE is thrilled to announce the finalists in the APSE Council of the Year Award 2020.

The finalist councils are:- 

  • Aberdeen City Council
  • Cambridge City Council
  • East Riding of Yorkshire Council
  • Mid and East Antrim Borough Council
  • Nottingham City Council
  • Swansea Council

The finalist councils were selected by an expert panel of judges following outstanding performance and innovation over a range of frontline services. Winners will be announced at the APSE Online Service Awards 2020 on Wednesday 16 December.

Speaking about the finalists APSE National Chair, Cllr Mark Pengelly said, “It’s an absolute privilege to be part of these awards where so many excellent councils have made it to the finals of the APSE Overall Council of the Year in Service Delivery. Each and every finalist has shown real dedication to delivering the very best in local frontline public services. I offer them my huge congratulations on a job well done.”       


Notes to Editors 

The list of finalists in individual team categories can be found here.

The awards will be announced on Wednesday 16 December at a spectacular online event to celebrate the best in local government.

For press enquiries please contact Mo Baines on mbaines@apse.org.uk or Matt Ellis on mellis@apse.org.uk 

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Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association 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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