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Action to protect councillors from abuse backed

A NEW campaign aiming to tackle abuse and intimidation of councillors, and protect democratic life and people’s engagement in local politics, has been supported by councillors ahead of the May elections.

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Flybe: Will I get a refund for my flight?

After Flybe went into administration on Saturday, many travellers will be out of pocket having bought tickets, while others are stranded in their outbound destination.