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Session 4 Wednesday 1 July, 9.30am Delivering the goods

'Local government minister Hilary Armstrong has stated that best value will be central to good local government in the coming years. She has also called on every authority to consider how they can use public/private partnerships and the Private Finance Initiative to benefit their own areas,' said session chairwoman Philomena Bach.

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