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Somewhere between engagement and consultation

September 15, 2020 By Tuesday Topic

The fudging of accountability. 2020 continues to throw up novel situations and dilemmas that have previously not troubled us. Who might have guessed that on the day that this Topic…

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The Climate Assembly UK Report – September 2020

September 14, 2020 Article

A vital step forward – or just more hot air? Last Thursday the much-trumpeted Climate Assembly of 108 of our fellow citizens, facilitated by our friends at Involve and commissioned…

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The Week in Parliament

September 11, 2020 By Article

Last week, Parliament returned from its summer recess. Unfortunately I didn’t, so last week’s edition of the Week in Parliament remained ensconced safely in my mind. A shame really, it…

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August Consultations- No rest for the Consultor!

September 11, 2020 By Article

As we’re into September, we thought we’d have a little look back at the major consultations announced across the UK (and one from the Irish Republic) in August. In total…

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Facial recognition test case raises serious equality and engagement issues

September 11, 2020 Article

Trial deployments of facial recognition technology by South Wales Police have been ruled unlawful by the Court of Appeal. Consultation Institute Associate, Anna Collins, explores the role that public opinion…

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Hope for Levenmouth hospital unit after councillors launch bid to overturn closure decision

September 11, 2020 Consultation News

Fife Council’s co-leaders are to write to health and social care bosses in a bid to overturn the closure of a Levenmouth hospital unit. The Wellesley unit, which offered end…

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The ‘rule of law’ impact

September 11, 2020 By Article

Yes, there was a consultation on the Internal Market Bill There are two entirely different – and plausible – explanations for the turbulence that the Government has encountered over the…

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Demand for re-run of consultation into controversial Cannock Chase plans

September 11, 2020 Consultation News

Cannock Chase District Council’s Conservative group leader, Olivia Lyons, has written to the leader of Staffordshire County Council, Alan White, requesting he join her in lobbying the Cannock Chase Special…

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Concerns over timing of West Yorkshire devolution consultation

September 11, 2020 Consultation News

A Councillor  will  argue that people were too concerned with the impact of Covid-19 to give their full attention to a consultation on West Yorkshire Devolution. This afternoon Bradford Council…

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