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UK Budget 2015 – Growth and fairness

The strengthening economy and positive steps to full employment are welcome signs of progress, but the continuing structural deficit shows that the job is far from done. The UK is not immune from the problems being experienced in Europe and other parts of the global economy. Abandoning the government’s long-term economic plan and the path […]

March 19th, 2015  |  Published in National, Press release

Delivering more with less

Only the Conservatives can provide good financial management. Everything we do is costed and planned carefully. If we borrow, it is against our known income. We keep some money in reserve, for those unexpected events. In 2015/16 the council has budgeted to spend £83.2m. The main areas of spend are: Learning disability support £13.4m Older […]

March 5th, 2015  |  Published in Local council