Upcoming Events

Innovation Exchange: Combating Homelessness
Innovation Exchange: Combating Homelessness 11am - 5pm
2 May 2018

This is a members-only NLGN event, where we will explore what opportunities for prevention and early intervention are available to local government.

Commercialisation in Local Government
Commercialisation in Local Government Evening
17 May 2018

A series of dinner discussions to be held across the country for senior local government officials. The theme will be the growing appetite and interest amongst councils to expand commercial activity for future financial resilience.

Current Research

NLGN’s research and thought-leadership
NLGN’s research and thought-leadership

NLGN’s research and thought-leadership seeks both practical impact for local government and partners, and to influence national policy priorities as they relate to places and public services. Our core focus is on changemaking, a future vision for local government to generate and sustain impact in the future.


NLGN Leadership INLGN Leadership Index is for chief executives, mayors and leaders of local authorities in the UK and is designed to present a unique barometer of the UK’s economic health and well-being.