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    Comment and debate by leading local government figures on the topical issues of the day

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If you provided an email address when you subscribed, a confirmation email was sent to you with a link to create an account online. If you have not yet registered, please register here using the same email address provided. Your online account will automatically be linked to your subscription.

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We will contact you before the expiry date of your subscription to ensure that your renewal is taken out in good time, so that you don’t miss out on any news or information from us. If you wish to renew at any other time, please call us on +44 (0)203 953 2154 or log into your online account. Please have your subscription number to hand so that we can easily find your account.

Can I order more than one subscription?

Yes, and we offer heavily discounted prices for group and corporate subscriptions with many exclusive benefits not available to individual subscribers. Please visit our Corporate Subscription page here.

Are my payment card details secure if I subscribe online?

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What's the benefit of paying by Direct Debit?

Direct Debit is a continuous payment method available in the UK which means that you do not need to remember to renew your subscription each year.

Can I pay in a currency other than sterling (GBP)?

We currently only offer payments in sterling. If you make a payment from outside the UK, you will automatically be charged at the prevailing exchange rate.

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Please visit your My Account to check the expiry date. If your subscription is due to expire, you will be able to renew it here too.

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