Government departments told to find cuts of up to 6%

Government departments told to find cuts of up to 6%

Government departments have been told to draw up plans for up to 6% spending cuts in a bid to save £3.5bn by 2020.

Scottish councils slash spending by 11%

Scottish councils have slashed their spending by 11% over five years, new figures have shown.

Scottish councils slash spending by 11%

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Japanese knotweed: debunking the myths

Although the damage caused by Japanese Knotweed is often exaggerated in the press, Dr Paul Beckett explains what councils should do to avoid being caught up in the knotweed litigation market.

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