What does fire service cost.(News)

Bright green posters on billboards, bus stops and buses asking: 'What does it cost you?' have been used in a Warwickshire County Council campaign to promote the good value for money residents get from council services such as fire and rescue.

One poster used in the campaign, which compares the cost of council services with what residents might spend on everyday items, compares the price of a quick cup of coffee (1.60 [pounds sterling]) with the cost of providing Warwickshire's Fire and Rescue Service (11p a day).

Other posters focus on different council services such as education, libraries and recycling centres. The campaign has also included adverts broadcast on local radio. …

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