• Devon County Council's Cabinet has mostly backed the anti-racism motion I have prepared with a group of students from Ottery's The King's School this morning. Many thanks to group leaders - Rob Hannaford (Labour), Frank Biederman (Ind) and Alistair Dewhirst (LibDem), who all spoke in support of the motion. (The LibDems have their own similar (albeit less controversial!) motion also coming before full council on 1 October). The original text as outlined in the Cabinet papers for today, has been strengthened to:    That Council be recommended to:  Support Members to [...]

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