Lincolnshire Council buys properties in Yorkshire

A Lincolnshire council has spent £5.5m on buying a gym and a lingerie factory in Sheffield.

West Lindsey District Council, which purchased the two properties occupied by Better Gym and Panache Lingerie, told the BBC that the rental incomes would help pay for public services. It spent £2.35m on a Travelodge in Keighley, West Yorkshire, last year. The BBC reported that opposition groups have criticised the council for making investments outside its area. According to the Local Democrac... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...