EXCLUSIVE: Government was warned of fears over Northamptonshire's finances

By Dan Peters | 01 February 2018

Northamptonshire CC warned the Government it was facing a structural funding deficit years before it sent in an independent inspector to investigate its precarious finances.

The council is understood to have drawn up a detailed document for the Treasury in 2013/14 describing its financial position and pointing out the significant gap it faced would never be filled by savings.

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