A reminder to us all of this information that should help all those who wish to hold a Council to account.
Making local councils more transparent and accountable to local people.
The public should be able to hold local councils to account about the services they provide. To do this, people need information about what decisions local councils are taking, and how local councils are spending public money.
If councils publish their data in open formats with open licences people will be able to use and reuse the data for many different purposes.
Publishing council spending and salaries online
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has asked all local councils and fire and rescue authorities in England to publish spending information over £500 online