Copeland council face £2.6m of cuts

As Cumbria County Council consider how to move forward with budget cuts, in West Cumbria the process has already begun to ask people how they think one local council should cut its budget.

Copeland Borough Council is facing £2.6m of cutbacks. Tim Backshall reports

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Budget proposals released

Cumbria County Council has launched a consultation on proposals for the 2013/14 budget. Cumbrians are being urged to give their views on proposals that could see the county council save £18million next year.