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Exclusive report on the sale of personal data

Data from the electoral register can be sold on by councils Credit: ITV News

Exclusive figures obtained by ITV News Anglia show councils in our region have made more than £100,000 in the last 5 years from selling information from the electoral register.

Councils say the money is put back into running election services or local community projects. But privacy groups say many people are unaware of how it's used.

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