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What levels of government exist in the UK?

Post by: 12/04/2018 0 comments 2320 views

This video summarises the power balance of Parliament, devolved assemblies and parliament within the United Kingdom, as well as local councils.

Video Information

This video covers:

  • The separation of central and local government.
  • The separation of power from Westminster to the devolved parliaments and assemblies.
  • The manner in which these levels interact.
Information for Teachers

Teachers can use this video as an introductory tool for students, at the start of a lesson, or as a summary at the end.

The video provides a sound summary of main topic areas and covers key points, including:

  • The different levels of governance in the United Kingdom.
  • The power balance between these levels.
  • The shared responsibility to the electorate of all levels of government.

With thanks to

  • Lord Tyler
  • Madeline Moon MP

Image – George Osbourne, Budget 2016 (UK Parliament-Jessica Taylor)

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