On 22nd January Surrey UNISON, alongside parents, supporters, workers and campaigners will be lobbying Surrey County Council on their proposals to close 37 children’s centres across Surrey. There are currently 58 centres helping families with children aged 0-5 years. The council’s recent proposals state that children’s centres should give more help to the children that […]
“You cannot keep cutting and expect the same level of care we are humans dealing with other human beings. We are not robots.”
Investigation reveals that councils across England have sold public buildings and land to fund basic services and redundancy payments
Select Committee report urges Government to support councils
This new insight from those at the heart of decision-making on where money is spent – and axed from budgets – is deeply concerning.
Hundreds of youth centres, libraries and public toilets causing huge impact on communities
Cash-trapped councils across the country have had no choice but to cut back on culture and libraries spending in a desperate attempt to save core services