16 network members working on this investigation
100 local stories published as part of this investigation
21 open resources used in this investigation
More questions for Thurrock council after judge cites "unsatisfactory" evidence from controversial businessman to whom it gave £420m
Thurrock council has borrowed more than £1bn from other local authorities
Spelthorne borough council, which borrowed £1bn to spend on commercial property investments, has allowed a major tenant to put off paying millions in rent
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