Full Report: Newcastle City Council agrees £100m cuts

The leader of Newcastle council has called on the people of the city to work together after budget cuts of a hundred million pounds were agreed.

Over the past four months there have been angry protests over the scale of the cutbacks proposed by the council.

Despite the opposition, councillors voted late last night to approve the new budget.

Watch the full report from Helen Ford below.

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City Council agrees £100m cuts

Newcastle city councillors have approved a package of cuts which will save 100 million pounds over the next three years.