The LLG Grapevine - Week 29 Available Now

Publish date: 19/01/2021

Talking Law in Local Governemnt

A chatty discussion featuring Deborah Evans (CEO) and Helen McGrath (Head of Public Affairs) from LLG, looking back over the last edition of the bulletin highlighting points of interest, pulling in government policy and national news to give you a quick round-up of topical developments.

This week welcomes special guest Peter Stanyon to the Grapevine, CEO of the Association of Electoral Administrators, discussing the upcoming elections, the position at present, the volume of elections, postal voting and the practical challenges of holding covid-19 secure elections and counts. We also discuss Christmas compliance with the regulations and the ability to follow last minute rules; as well as the stark warning over front-line service cuts as budget pressures mount.

Listen to the podcast here