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The Mayor of Middlesbrough Ray Mallon joins Ali in the studio. He’ll be discussing the ongoing consultation into next year’s budget cuts for the town which total up to £14 million. He’ll also explain why he’s written to the Prime Minister calling for a greater understanding of the impact of the public sector cuts on the area.


Will Hartlepool keep its elected Mayor? We’ll know the results of the referendum.


What are you doing for Children In Need day? Call Ali from 6 and he’ll give you a mention on the show.

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Fri 16 Nov 2012 06:00