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Today (21/11/17) is #OurDay – a time for Local Authorities celebrate what they do

Our day

 

21 November is #OurDay – the annual tweetathon promoted by the Local Government Association that gives everyone who works or volunteers in local public services the chance to share their stories of how they improve the quality of life of residents.

Those who volunteer, work in or for Local Government often hear criticism from others and frequently need to to defend actions and justify services. Today is an opportunity to step back and look at all of the great things local authorities achieve.

As Duncan Selbie of PHE says in his blog

Local government knows that ‘health’ is about more than ‘healthcare’. Local government understands communities. Nobody is better at doing more with less

Read the full blog here

Read more about the day here and take the #OurDay Quiz

The best way to follow what is happening is on twitter #OurDay

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