Cutting staff is scandalous
We believe it is scandalous that experienced staff and community centres crucial to the needs of communities could be discarded.
There are communities in Leicester where the average adult income is Pounds 5,000 a year. We believe it is immoral to make the public suffer as a result of the mistakes of well-paid servants of the public. We call on the council leadership to sit down with communities, faith groups, and unions to discuss the solution. New council officers should be appointed to deal with this issue.
Matt Follett on behalf of Highfields Community Association, Natfhe and others
co Highfields Youth and Community Centre
96 Melbourne Road, Leicester
See pages 1 and 3