Electoral Fraud in the UK

Electoral Fraud in the UK Eric Pickles, the Anti-Corruption Minister, has written a passionate article in the Daily Telegraph condemning the widespread prevalence of electoral fraud. Quoting Dr Michael Pinto-Duschinsky of the Policy Exchange think tank, he said there are estimated to be 6.5 million ‘ghost voters’ on the electoral rolls.
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Further Intervention in London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Further Intervention in London Borough of Tower Hamlets The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government has today (29 April 2015), following the judgment of the Election Court on the 23 April 2015, proposed additional intervention powers for the commissioners to order Tower Hamlets to take any actions needed to safeguard good governance.
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New Commissioners Named for Running Rotherham Council

New Commissioners Named for Running Rotherham Council The Local Government Secretary has confirmed that 5 commissioners will take over the running of Rotherham metropolitan borough council.
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Report of Inspection of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Report of Inspection of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council Secretary of State on the report of the inspection into the governance of Rotherham council.
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Birmingham City Council Warned It Has A Year to Improve Its Performance Or Face Further Government Intervention

Birmingham City Council Warned It Has A Year to Improve Its Performance Or Face Further Government Intervention The Local Government Secretary has given his strong backing to a new report warning that Birmingham City Council has a year to improve its performance or face further intervention.
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