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READING
The council-run Arts Week exhibition… and the deputy mayor who was taken in by a Van Gogh that wasn’t.

PORTSMOUTH
How the council spent around £100,000 to set up, then scrap, a new parking zone.

SWANSEA
Why vast tracts of primary school playing fields and outdoor space are up for sale to pay for school improvements.

SCARBOROUGH
A breathalyser device aimed at controlling local revellers can’t tell the difference between a half of shandy and eight pints of Jagermeister.

KENSINGTON & CHELSEA
Parents and carers of children with special needs are told to ‘shut up’ by a Tory councillor when they complain about a new school transport system.

NORTHAMPTON
The local museum is stripped of official accreditation after the council allows it to sell an Egyptian sculpture once gifted to the people of the town.



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