Commentary on local democracy and other matters in Brent by James Powney
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Saturday, 13 September 2014
Domestic Violence Refuges
Some fairly grim figures on cuts to domestic violence refuges are to be found here. Brent Council has hitherto protected this area of spend, but with £53 million of cuts on the way, I wonder how much longer it will continue to do so. Of course, protecting this area of spend means finding the savings elsewhere, but I don't see any real effort to do this.