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Council funding cuts: The view from Trafford

Councils face a 10% cut in the funding they get from central government as part of the coalition's spending plans for 2015/16, the BBC has been told.

Sources say Communities and Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles has accepted in principle that the £21bn budget could be reduced by this amount.

Mike Sergeant canvassed opinion in Trafford.

This video was re-edited on 25 June 2013.

  • 20 Jun 2013
  • From the section UK
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