Author: Mark Thompson


LocalGovCamp Lockdown 

LocalGovCamp – an ‘unconference’ for the local service community with an emphasis on digital enablement – has been going for over a decade, and offers an informal and mutually-supportive environment for a variety of stakeholders in the sector to come together, showcase and discuss ideas,…

Blog, Government

Turbocharging localism 

Post-election, the government now has headspace to consider some more ambitious policies for the coming few years. How will it wield its power? By devolving it, perhaps? Localism is gaining traction – but critically, we need to understand the concept differently. It needs redefining for the age…