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Cash-strapped council to sell new £52m headquarters

One Angel Square opened in October last year Credit: ITV News

Northamptonshire County Council has decided to sell the multimillion pound headquarters it moved into in October.

The cash-strapped council made the decision at a cabinet meeting today.

One Angel Square was built to save money but now councillors will sell it and lease it back to stay afloat.

Earlier this month the council was forced to impose emergency spending controls after warning that it faces a "severe financial challenge".

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