EXCLUSIVE: Fair funding fears as councils fight for share

By Sam Clayden | 15 November 2017

A senior sector figure has torn open fresh wounds, accusing councils of stretching the truth as they lobby for an ‘unfair share’ of funding.

The intervention from the National Audit Office’s leader for local services, Abdool Kara, comes as the Government prepares to carry out a fair funding review that is predicted to pit local authorities against each other and threatens to uncover bitter splits within the sector.

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