Jake Berry accused of 'failing his constituency' over Future High Streets fund row

Rossendale and Darwen MP Jake Berry is being accused of failing his constituency by not backing a bid for funding for Darwen town centre, councillors have claimed.

Blackburn with Darwen Council, along with Rossendale Borough Council, had applied for stage one funding for Darwen and Bacup respectively, as part of the Government’s £675million Future High Streets Fund, which was launched late last year.

But bosses were dismayed to find both bids had been...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-07-22 08:02
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