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Top stories in this issue (1515):

MURKEYSIDE
History repeats as police investigate fraud allegations against a property developer and a senior officer at Liverpool city council.

EALING
Refunds all round as the Labour council rakes in ££££s in fines from residents who hadn’t renewed their parking permits because they received no reminder.

EAST KENT
A nervy start to the year for social housing tenants from Folkestone to Thanet after a report reveals a litany of safety issues affecting up to 17,000 homes.

WIRRAL
Wirral’s financial backing for Tranmere Rovers’ community initiatives is well and good – but one councillor seems to be spending more time watching footie than holding ward surgeries.

MALDON
The Trump lookalike Tory leader who sailed through a standards committee hearing, despite having made a ‘throat-slitting’ gesture at a fellow Tory.

COTSWOLD
Why Lib Dem councillors felt obliged to boycott the leaving bash of former council chief executive David Neudegg,


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