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Coventry City Council agrees extra £4.5m cuts


Savings of £4.5m have been agreed at an extraordinary meeting held by Coventry City Council.

The cuts, affecting mainly youth and education services, are on top of savings of £70m to be found over the next three years.

The extra savings include £800,000 from the youth enterprise growth fund and £1.4m from children and learning schemes.

The meeting was streamed by the council live over the internet.

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