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How councils in Wales are dealing with service change

11 Oct 2017 - 4:18pm

Our report highlights examples of practice and areas for improvement.

Supporting People Programme provides important services but needs to improve

31 Aug 2017 - 12:02am

While there has been a significant Welsh Government investment in the Programme, some concerns about its design and delivery remain

Local government bodies continue to face challenges in producing and improving timely annual accounts

9 Mar 2017 - 9:00am

While the quality of accounts preparation has improved on last year, organisations continue to face challenges in producing accurate accounts earlier and managing budget constraints

Pound coin with a Welsh dragon

Welsh Government ‘well prepared to take on fiscal devolution responsibilities’

30 Nov 2016 - 1:28pm

But significant challenges remain in getting detailed plans in place and delivering key projects, says Auditor General

Local authorities are not pursuing all options to generate income

9 Nov 2016 - 11:37am

Weaknesses in policies and how they are using data among the key issues

Torfaen Council praised for its clear vision, leadership and plans for improvement

12 Sep 2016 - 10:01am

But arrangements for managing its workforce, assets and information resources need further development 

Procurement of rail franchise presents risks, challenges and opportunities for Welsh Government

5 Sep 2016 - 10:43am

Key decisions still to be made on multi-billion pound contract

Vale of Glamorgan has clear vision of what it wants to achieve

24 Aug 2016 - 2:07pm

Current work is helping ensure the council is ‘well placed to continue securing improvement’

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Council's financial planning is strengthening

17 Aug 2016 - 3:33pm

But there is still scope to improve the way savings are identified and delivered.

Wrexham Council’s vision is delivering improved outcomes for its citizens

29 Feb 2016 - 8:55am

But some out-dated arrangements may limit the speed of progress says Auditor General 

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