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This is how much your council tax bill could be as Bristol faces another big hike – Bristol Post


Bristol Post

This is how much your council tax bill could be as Bristol faces another big hike
Bristol Post
“The government is aware that there is an impending crisis in social care – we [at Bristol City Council] will see a £9million overspend in social care at the end of this financial year. “Central government has cut funding and instead given local ...

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Coventry City owners’ Ricoh Arena court appeal: When will we know if it has been successful? – Coventry Telegraph


Coventry Telegraph

Coventry City owners’ Ricoh Arena court appeal: When will we know if it has been successful?
Coventry Telegraph
But Coventry City Council has told the Telegraph it does not expect that to happen. A spokesman for the council said: “We anticipate that the application for permission to appeal will be considered on the papers. “The current court term finishes on

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VIDEO: Stoke-on-Trent City Council to invest MILLIONS in Hanley apartment blocks – Stoke Sentinel


Stoke Sentinel

VIDEO: Stoke-on-Trent City Council to invest MILLIONS in Hanley apartment blocks
Stoke Sentinel
Millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money will be spent building two 11-storey apartment blocks in the city centre. Stoke-on-Trent City Council and developer Genr8 have revealed that the towers will form the next phase of the controversial Smithfield

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Aberdeen councillors hit out as ‘careless’ road workers tar over plastic bottle – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express

Aberdeen councillors hit out as ‘careless’ road workers tar over plastic bottle
Aberdeen Evening Express
Councillor Jennifer Stewart, who also represents the area, said: “It disappoints me to see the work which has been done. “I hope it is removed as soon as possible.” An Aberdeen City Council spokeswoman said: “A roads inspector will visit the site today

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What are those black plastic discs that have appeared on Coventry’s roads? – Coventry Telegraph


Coventry Telegraph

What are those black plastic discs that have appeared on Coventry’s roads?
Coventry Telegraph
A Coventry City Council spokesman said: “We would never encourage drivers to look at their phones while driving. “Drivers can use their phones in a cradle – a bit like a sat nav – or phones can be held by passengers to relay space information to the

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Late-night parties on pitches at Aberdeen condemned by residents – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express

Late-night parties on pitches at Aberdeen condemned by residents
Aberdeen Evening Express
An Aberdeen City Council spokeswoman said: “A planning condition was included within the construction of the new school that requires us to keep the pitch open at all times for public use. “The Community Safety Hub is aware of issues at Brimmond

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Residents ‘outraged’ by Aberdeen flytippers – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express

Residents ‘outraged’ by Aberdeen flytippers
Aberdeen Evening Express
An Aberdeen City Council spokeswoman said: “The flytipping in this area was reported to us last week and is in hand and will be cleared within the next few days. “We would encourage people to report flytipping to us by using the ‘report it’ function on

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Travellers pitch up outside Peterborough Crematorium – Peterborough Telegraph


Peterborough Telegraph

Travellers pitch up outside Peterborough Crematorium
Peterborough Telegraph
There were several caravans there this morning (Monday, July 24), and police said it had been contacted about the travellers the previous Friday. A Peterborough City Council spokeswoman said: “We are aware of the travellers outside the crematorium …

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Investor wanted to run Birmingham City Centre’s new £1 billion Smithfield development – Birmingham Post


Birmingham Post

Investor wanted to run Birmingham City Centre’s new £1 billion Smithfield development
Birmingham Post
The search is on to find a development partner to oversee the £1 billion transformation of Birmingham’s soon-to-be empty wholesale markets site. City Council bosses will tomorrow launch the bidding process which will find a developer or investor to

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Dismay as Aberdeen cemetery with WW2 soldier’s grave overrun by weeds – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express

Dismay as Aberdeen cemetery with WW2 soldier’s grave overrun by weeds
Aberdeen Evening Express
An Aberdeen City Council spokesman said: “Although we have not received any direct complaints in relation to this site and our grass cutting is being carried out in line with our planned schedule, a team will be asked to visit Dyce West and address any …

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