Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Local Government Responsibilities: Public Services

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:23 pm on 18th March 2020.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of David Linden David Linden Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Housing, Communities and Local Government) 4:23 pm, 18th March 2020

That has been one of my concerns throughout this process. Lots of organisations in my constituency are absolutely up for the challenge, but we need to ensure that there is no duplication, particularly when it comes to things such as food security. Does the hon. Member agree that although it is not necessarily for local authorities to do that co-ordination, it would be good if helpful tips and ideas were disseminated throughout the UK so that we avoided the issue of duplication?