Improvement panel heaps praise on Clancy as Birmingham turns the corner

John Clancy’s leadership of Birmingham city council has gained a huge vote of confidence from the improvement panel set up to oversee the Kerslake Review governance reforms. In a letter to Communities

Dale’s Diary: ‘Improvement panel satisfied’ claim examined, and what’s Birmingham Partners for?

The Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel is “broadly satisfied” with the city council’s progress so far in delivering radical governance reforms demanded by the Kerslake Review. Well, that’s the view of

Bore’s ‘extraordinary’ letter will buy time, but Birmingham not yet out of Kerslake woods

The latest letter from Sir Albert Bore to John Crabtree, chair of the Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel, must rank as one of the most extraordinary communiques ever to come from