A further 800 job cuts have been announced at Nottinghamshire County Council as it plans to save more than £150 million from its budget over the next 3 years.
The Labour council also set out plans to increase council tax by just under 2 percent, despite the Coalition Government saying money is available to freeze rates for the next two years. Chris Halpin reports.
More top news
Your Monday morning weather forecast with Helen Plint.
Staying cloudy through Monday with outbreaks of rain, perhaps heavy for a time.
The remaining X Factor contestants are now on their way to the judges houses, its the final stage before making it to the live shows.