Published July 20, 2020 at 11:03
The £10 billion bailout
The government must fund local councils properly to keep communities safe and rebuild the country after the pandemic.
Unless ministers fix the council funding shortfall of £10bn, there could be tens of thousands of job losses and catastrophic cuts to local services in England.
But in this week’s economic statement, the Chancellor failed to offer any support.
Join UNISON’s urgent call for a £10 billion bailout by signing the petition.