Daniel Goodwin

Category Archives: Community and culture

Social change and the body corporate

In the last week I have celebrated my 50th post and 2000th read of this blog, which has provided me with disproportionate satisfaction, particularly given that I also heard of … Continue reading

September 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Care and place

Last week two key documents were published which fuelled further some thinking I had been doing for some time. The first was the Kings Fund summary on integrated care: Integrated … Continue reading

September 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

Councils, community and culture

Sitting watching the rain pouring down outside, I am hoping that not too many big lunches ended up soggy and thinking about the festival season and our other cultural services. … Continue reading

June 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

A cultural interlude

Following on from the election results on Friday there will be quite a bit of work to do arising from changes in the political balance at St Albans. This will … Continue reading

May 8, 2011 · 1 Comment

This blog a year on.

This blog recently celebrated its first year of output, totalling something over 20,000 words, so I thought it would be timely to review the key themes and try and set a … Continue reading

May 2, 2011 · 1 Comment

Bill and Budget: Localism and settlement

Four days in from the local government settlement and the dust is now beginning to settle. For my Council it will be a very tough settlement. Our grant from government … Continue reading

December 17, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cancun decisions: National, community and personal action

I have been holding off writing for a few days as the UK awaited two key outputs from the coalition government: The public sector spending announcements and the Devolution and … Continue reading

December 12, 2010 · Leave a comment