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Budget draft proposal described as ‘scandalous’

A London Assembly Member has questioned Boris Johnson’s decision to increase overall travel fares in London above the rate of inflation. John Biggs...

Aberdeenshire Council Leader Jim Gifford to answer questions on the budget tonight

Council leader Jim Gifford will be answering questions on the proposed 2013/14 budget during an online meeting this evening. The proposed budget is...

Your views wanted on Aberdeenshire Council budget

The Aberdeenshire Council Budget is in the process of being finalised for the 2013/14 year with the final proposals going before the councillors fo...

Don’t tell me pensioners have been protected from austerity

It is not so much the “granny tax” that is making me angry but the suggestion that pensioners have been protected from the worst effect...

Dimensions – The Truth is Coming

‘In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act’. – George Orwell The full truth regarding the deal bet...

Street light switch off saves Caerphilly Council £180,000

Caerphilly County Borough Council has revealed its controversial decision to switch off street lighting in non-residential areas has saved it almos...

Caerphilly Council to get £254.3m in annual grant from Welsh Government

Caerphilly County Borough Council is set to see its annual grant from the Welsh Government rise by 1.4% next year. Provisional funding details for ...

No compulsory redundancies at Caerphilly Council for last three years

Caerphilly County Borough Council is the only local authority in Wales not to introduce compulsory staff redundancies over the last three financial...

Shropshire Council property auction raises over £2 million

Twenty lots of Shropshire Council owned property went under the hammer in London yesterday, as work continues to review the property and land owned...

Council tax hike mooted as Hackney faces £60m budget hole

The Town Hall faces a funding shortfall of £60 million over the next three years - even if it raises council tax by 2.5% per year

Welsh Government announces budget for “growth and jobs”

The Welsh Government’s spending plans for the next three years have been announced by Finance Minister Jane Hutt. The Minister set out a £14.5bn...

Government Takes Action to Protect Community and Voluntary Groups From Council Cuts

Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has published guidance to local authorities on how to protect voluntary and community groups from disproportiona...

Telford & Wrekin council remind residents of revised budget feedback deadline

Residents in Telford and Wrekin have just under two weeks left to give their views and ideas about the borough and also feedback on proposed change...

Caerphilly councillors claimed more than £1.2 million in allowances and expenses in 2010-2011

Caerphilly County Borough paid out more than £1.2 million in councillor expenses and allowances last financial year, according official figures fr...

Councillors agree to spend extra £2million on road and pavement repairs in Caerphilly County Borough

Councillors have agreed to spend £2 million of funding to repair Caerphilly County Borough’s roads and pavements. On Tuesday, members of the...

Caerphilly Council to consider spending extra £2million on road and pavement repairs

Councillors are to meet on Tuesday to approve £2 million of funding to repair Caerphilly County Borough’s roads and pavements. Members of th...

National Museum opens after multi-million pound refurbishment

By Claire Cameron  THE National Museum of Scotland will open its doors to the public this Friday after a multi-million pound refurbishment. With 1...

Budget calculator gives Telford & Wrekin residents chance to hold council purse strings

Telford and Wrekin residents are being given the chance to hold the borough’s purse strings and decide which services the council should spend mo...

Shropshire Council on track to make £76 million savings

Shropshire Council today said it is on track to make the £76 million savings required over the next four years as changes are made to deliver serv...

Greens proposing 3.5% council tax increase

TweetThe Green Party administration in Brighton and Hove is proposing a 3.5% increase in council tax in the city, which is the maximum permitted ri...

Caerphilly Council set to underspend budget by £6million

Caerphilly County Borough Council is set to underspend its budget by £6million this year, according to a recent report. Cllr Colin Mann, deputy le...

Telford & Wrekin Council to consult on budget proposals

Telford & Wrekin Council will undertake widespread consultation on a range of budget proposals as part of its preparation for spending choices...

Caerphilly Council agrees to freeze councillor allowances for third year

Caerphilly County Borough Council has voted to freeze the allowances paid to its 73 members for a third year running. Since 2008, when the Plaid Cy...

Greens and Labour to work together to review budget

TweetBrighton and Hove Labour have accepted an invitation to work alongside the Green Party to review the council’s budget for the financial ...

Jo Raises £1,200 For Quay Arts in Marathon

Jo raises over £1,200 after completing Paris Marathon on the hottest day in April ever recorded

Stop The Cuts – Heal The Island Meeting Tonight

Public meeting tonight to discuss action in light of 600 job loss announcements

Business Reaction To Budget

The Federation of Small Businesses has welcomed announcements in the Budget which will help provide stability, but believes it didn’t go far enou...

Caerphilly Business Forum responds to the Budget

Caerphilly Business Forum’s chairman says the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Budget contained some hope for recovery but left a lack cla...

Brewery appeals to Lichfield MP over rise in tax on beer

A brewery near Lichfield has sent a copy of a new video to the city’s MP to highlight the damage tax rises are doing to their industry. Abbot...

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