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Council Leader urges Government rethink on cuts to Public Health funding for Plymouth

Plymouth City Council’s Leader is urging the Government to make sure the city is not further disadvantaged by proposed cuts to Public Health funding. Councillor Tudor Evans, Leader of Plymouth City Council, has written to both Chancellor George Osborne and Jane Ellison, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, to ask them to rethink plans to cut £200m from public […]


Plymouth City Council response to Budget announcement on Minimum Wage

Plymouth’s commitment to be a Living Wage city means we are one step ahead of the Government, following the announcement today on the minimum wage increase. Following the Chancellor’s Budget statement today which included a 20p rise in the Minimum Wage, Plymouth City Council wants to remind people that it has already committed to pay […]