Nottingham city council are set to make cutbacks of £33.6m as well as cut 370 jobs. The news came as the council set it’s budget for the next financial year.

The leader of Nottingham city council, Jon Collins stated “Its not really what I wanted to come into politics to do but we are elected to make difficult decisions and we are making those difficult decisions.”

The cuts are likely to impact the Citizens Advice Bureau  who are facing a 30% cut in funding which will see the advice centre being cut by 72% overall. These cuts have seen cab regional funding slashed from £51,475 a year to just £14, 285.