Council warns of even tougher times ahead





With the Government preparing its emergency budget to tackle the nation’s budget deficit, local authorities are yet again bracing themselves for difficult decisions.

In East Cambridgeshire, the District Council heard last week its revenue grant would remain at just over £6million but with over £1.6 billion taken out of local government this year, the authority is mindful that tough choices may lie ahead.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Council warns of even tougher times ahead