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Mansfield Labour Leader Martin Lee on running costs and the Mansfield half marathon...

In setting its budget for last year the Council adopted a Labour amendment to use a £90,000 sinking fund that had been maintained to carry out potential repairs to the running track at Berry Hill Park, for the development of sport throughout the District.

It made no sense to Labour councillors that this money was sitting in the Council’s coffers to pay for repairs that are the responsibility of the Park’s Trustees, particularly after the same Trustees had kicked the Harriers off the track.

 

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