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Local Authority Cuts

Week 26: Villain – George Osborne

June 30, 2013

This week’s award winning act of villainy comes from our villain of villains – George Osborne, for announcing a further £11.5 billion of spending cuts within his spending review 2015-16. George Osborne rustled up another brutal slash and burn on welfare, public sector pay and local authority budgets – this included an eye watering £2.6bn […]

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The Spending Review: The Hypothetical Reality of Local Authority Cuts

June 27, 2013

Britain’s public services – Rest in peace. In March 2011, George Osborne told the House of Commons: “We have already asked the British people for what is needed, and we do not need to ask for more.” In June 2013, George Osborne just asked for more – in particular, from our local authorities and public […]

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