Midlands Councils' Flights

October 27, 2011 2:00 AM

In the first in a new series of regional research notes focusing on the Midlands, the TaxPayers’ Alliance can reveal the cost of flights by authorities in the area over the last two years. 

Our findings show that 48 councils in the region have continued to spend money on air travel despite tighter budgets. The 29 councils who did not spend any money on flights should be commended for using taxpayers' money responsibly.

Click here to read the report

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