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Charities 'hit by funding cuts'

More than 2,000 charities across England have had their funding cut or withdrawn altogether by local councils, according to research.

The study by anti-cuts website False Economy was based on over 250 Freedom of Information requests responses.

The cuts total more than £110m in this year, but the final figure could be far higher, their report claimed.

Emma Simpson reports.

  • 02 Aug 2011
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