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Community groups band together to fight council budget cuts

posted 4 Feb 2010, 03:39 by myEdinburgh Admin   [ updated 4 Feb 2010, 03:44 ]
Community groups across the Capital have banded together to fight proposals to slash budgets.

The Evening News revealed last week that city council officials have drawn up a hit list of 96 proposed cuts to third party funding for the year beginning in April.

But a series of groups have launched campaigns to fight the cuts, which have been proposed as a way to combat a projected £90 million funding shortfall over the next three years.

Full story from Edinburgh Evening News