MP criticises council's tobacco investment

Norwich South Lib Dem MP Simon Wright
Norwich South Lib Dem MP Simon Wright Credit: ITV Anglia

Norwich South MP Simon Wright is calling on the County Council to stop the Norfolk Pension Fund investing in the tobacco industry.

Mr Wright says it contradicts the council's policy of promoting public health.

Norfolk County Council says it's waiting for guidance
Norfolk County Council says it's waiting for guidance Credit: ITV Anglia

The council says it understands his concerns and is waiting for guidance from the Government.

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