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Local Government in Scotland

Scottish Local Government consists of 32 elected councils which provide services to the people of Scotland - services such as education, social care, waste management, cultural services and planning.

Scottish Government Works with local government and provides funding and the framework for accountability and performance.

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16/06/2014 Pay Day Lending and GamblingA summit to tackling Pay Day Lending and Gambling in Scottish Town Centres and neighbourhoods.

16/06/2014 More powers for Scotland’s islands. Scotland’s island communities to have greater autonomy in an independent Scotland.