Hastings Borough Council will receive the largest reduction in central government funding of any council in the south east. Hastings' pot of money will reduce in size by 14% - far more than the average of 1.7% for other authorities.
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New criminal sanctions for those who fail to protect children from sexual exploitation are at the heart of new measures to be introduced.