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Posted on 15 October 2013 at 14:53 GMT

Protest outside a Bath and North East Somerset council meeting, to stop cuts in the Children's Centre budget

Protest outside a Bath and North East Somerset council meeting, to stop cuts in the Children's Centre budget   (Click to enlarge)

Protesting against Children's Centre cuts in Somerset

Around 40 to 50 parents and children attended a protest outside a Bath and North East Somerset council meeting.

The council proposes to cut up to 40% from their Children's Centre budget.Several parents spoke movingly at the Council Scrutiny Committee about the impact these cuts would have. A petition of 200 names and the handprints of 30 children were handed in.

Jean Thorpe

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