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The difficulties and dilemmas of housing estate parking controls

Tweet This article first appeared in Parking News http://www.britishparking.co.uk/parking-news Christian Constantinides, Associate Director for Parking) at Project Centre, part of the NSL group, highlights just how challenging enforcing parking regulations can be on housing estates in the UK. A lot...

The routes to revenue generation

Tweet Revenue generation was once considered a taboo topic in local government but it is now seen as a potential lifesaver for councils in an environment of seemingly permanent austerity, cost-cutting and salami-slicing. Read the full article of our joint...
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Blue badge fraud: fairer access for all

Tweet Personal independence is important for so many reasons and the UK’s blue badge schemes helps those with disabilities access amenities and services with greater ease. However, it is greatly abused. Denise Payne explains why this is bad for disabled...
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It’s time to enhance the services that frontline workers offer

Tweet NSL’s Commercial Director, Graham Williams, says new forms of commissioning and greater citizen insight are helping to create a more agile, responsive and sustainable way of delivering local services, but what about the frontline? Given the persistent pressure on budgets,...