The Chancellor is facing fresh calls to deliver Budget measures to ease the burden of business rates after new figures showed councils are sending bailiffs to 310 companies a day over arrears.
The war of words over Dundee City Council’s bid to balance its books has escalated with a leading union chief accusing the local authority of a “dereliction of duty”.
Cuts to school crossing patrollers, bigger classroom sizes, closure of leisure centres and libraries, and a reduction in roads and property maintenance.
Boris Johnson’s Government will fast-track efforts to draw up public spending and investment plans ahead of the looming Brexit deadline.
Trade union leaders in Dundee have revealed they are in “intensive talks” with members about what action to take following last week’s city council budget meeting.
The true impact of the council’s budget cuts will be felt by a number of community organisations.
Dundee City Council will meet later today to make a final decision on how they propose to make £10.3 million of savings to balance the books.
The Liberal Democrats in Dundee say slashing spending on office furniture, travel allowances and consultancy fees could help prevent proposed cuts to public services.
Anti-cuts campaigners are swapping Cupid’s arrow for warning stanzas this Valentine’s Day.
The cost of school meals in Dundee is set to increase as the council attempts to save money.
Dundee residents will be asked to fork out £35 a year to have their brown bins emptied.
Dundee council has unveiled a shake-up of parking charges across the city – with hikes in fees for many.
Dundee City Council has revealed more than £8 million worth of cuts from its 2019-20 budget – and plans to hike a series of costs including car parking.
Dundee City Council could be forced to cut back services and save up to £127 million over the next three years under contingency plans drawn up by finance chiefs.
If you were in charge of the council budget, how would you balance the books and keep everyone happy?
UK Music has called on Chancellor Philip Hammond to order an “urgent review” into music education in state schools.
Angus Council has performed a U-turn on a move to cut pavement gritting in the region’s rural villages.
Community libraries across the city could be forced to close two days a week as Leisure and Culture Dundee looks to save hundreds of thousands of pounds from its budget.
Fewer staff are having to do more work after the city’s street cleaning budget was slashed by a quarter in just four years, it has been claimed.
Community leaders in Dundee have said they are “very disappointed” that there is no council funding to replace a pavilion gutted by fire last summer.