The leader of a Conservative run council in the West says he's "never known it so bad". He was speaking as staff come to terms with cuts that'll see up to 100 of them lose their jobs.
Swindon Borough Council says it's been forced into the move by a cut in Government funding.
Rob Murphy reports:
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