News published May 2013
Kingston to integrate health and social care commissioning
Plans to press ahead with fully integrated commissioning of the borough’s health and adult social care services have been agreed.
Help shape ‘Mini-Holland’ cycling vision for Kingston
Kingston could become a ‘mini-Holland’ under a £100m plan to boost cycling in outer London.
Changes to the Local Housing Allowance (LHA)
The government plans to up-rate the LHA rates every April in line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI), instead of being set every month. Find out how the changes may affect you.
Council urges off-licences to reinforce age checks on young alcohol buyers
Off-licences are being urged to adopt better measures to prevent under-age sales of cigarettes and alcohol after several were caught failing to ask for proof of age.
Changes to the Disability Living Allowance in 2013
Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is changing in April 2013. Read more about the changes to this benefit.