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Exclusive: Badly Performing Labour Council Leaders Face The Axe Under Party Crackdown

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Under-performing leaders of Labour-run councils could be sacked under new party reforms, HuffPost UK has learned.

The party’s national executive committee has been asked to approve the shake-up amid concerns some local authorities are harming Labour’s general election hopes by letting down voters.

One party source said: “We aren’t a private members club any more - we are servants of the people.”

Under the changes being proposed by Keir Starmer, so-called “campaign improvement boards” will be sent in to local council........

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