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- Live updates from the meeting of Bolton Council tonight as town hall bosses discuss next year's budget.
- The meeting is due to start at 7pm, and the following items are on the agenda:
- Council tax is likely to go up by 1.94 per cent.
- Council leader Cllr Cliff Morris is calling for the council to use £400,000 to give a pay rise to Bolton Council's lowest paid staff.
- A petition will be handed in to save Winifred Kettle care home in Westhoughton.