Birmingham City Council watchdog to dissolve
A Birmingham City Council watchdog, set up on the back of concerns of how the authority is run, is to be dissolved, almost four years later than planned.
The Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel was set up by the government in January 2015 on the back of the damning review by Sir Bob Kerslake which highlighted major issues around the governance of the council.
It was only ever intended to last for six to 12 months.
The final stocktake report, providing the final assessment of the council’s improvement progress, has now... For the full story register now for free or login below...