London Councils 'Let's talk about' Podcast

London Councils 'Let's talk about' Podcast

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The “Let’s talk about” podcast series explores some of our key policy areas with support from experts in and around London local government.


Let’s talk about children’s services finances
Oct 8 • 37 min
This podcast updates members on recent research London Councils commissioned from ISOS Partnership into children’s service finances. Natalie Parish, Director of ISOS Partnerships, discusses the methodology, key findings and recommendations from the report…
London Councils County Lines Summit - Safeguarding as everyone’s business - Dr Carlene Firmin MBE
Oct 4 • 39 min
The majority of the young people exploited by County Lines are London children. London Councils County Lines Summit gave greater voice to the need to protect young Londoners from criminal exploitation, in particular to: Share learning from the Rescue and…
Let’s talk about Delayed Transfers of Care (DToCs) and exploring London’s performance
Aug 9 • 14 min
This podcast informs members about how social care and health are linked when it comes to hospital discharges and how this can impact the wider system, such as long A&E waiting times and delays to ambulance services. Members are welcome to submit views,…
Let’s talk about the Centenary of the Addison Act
Jul 30 • 61 min
To mark the centenary of the Addison Act – a major moment in the development of council housing – our Special Projects Lead for Housing and Planning, Alex Sewell, talks to Mark Baigent (Chair of the London Housing Directors’ Group), Professor Tony Travers…
Let’s talk about illegal tobacco
Apr 18 • 23 min
Let’s talk about illegal tobacco and public health in London, with Valerie Solomon (Policy and Projects Manager, Health and Adult Services) David Hunt, Trading Standards, LB Hackney and Michele Kemp, Alcohol, Drugs and Tobacco Team Public Health England…
Let’s talk about the London HIV Prevention Programme
Mar 21 • 20 min
Let’s talk about the London HIV Prevention Programme (LHPP), with Valerie Solomon (Policy and Projects Manager, Health and Adult Services at London Councils) and Paul Steinberg (Lead Commissioner of the LHPP). HIV is an important public health problem in…
Let’s talk about gambling and public health in London
Mar 8 • 13 min
Let’s talk about gambling and public health in London, with Jack Eddy (Principal Policy and Project Officer, Health and Adult Services) and Valerie Solomon (Policy and Projects Manager, Health and Adult Services). This podcast informs members about the…