EXCLUSIVE: Councils hit out at 'unfair' restrictions on flood repair funding

By Martin Ford | 10 December 2019

Councils are being burdened with the cost of supporting flood-hit homes and businesses due to a lack of flexibility in Government aid, it has been claimed.

Local authorities in Worcestershire are understood to have urged the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) to look again at criteria, which they have branded as unfair.

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