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17 July 2017

Katy Bourne will not take over East Sussex fire service

Sussex’s Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne has decided to drop plans to take control of fire and rescue services in East Sussex. Last year the Government set out its intention to allow PCCs to take over fire services where a local case can be made with the aim of improving accountability.

However the proposals have been opposed by figures across the political spectrum in Sussex, with many describing the idea as a ‘distraction’.

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