Category: Council Tax

Conservatives Cut Councillors’ Allowances

At last night’s Council meeting the ruling Conservative administration on Amber Valley Borough Council voted to cut the level of allowances paid to its councillors. The effect of this was to reduce the annual amount voted in by Labour in January this by £7,940 (3.5%). After the meeting Cllr Alan Cox, Leader of the Council, […]

Labour Funding Claims Exposed

Labour has announced it will raise Council Tax by an additional £5m, placing an unnecessary financial burden on hardworking families. Labour constantly claim Government funding has been slashed and they want a Fair Deal for Derbyshire, the same as Hampshire and Surrey Councils. What they don’t tell you is that they have received £552million in […]