Councils should charge for individual services

Dr Steve Davies speaks to BBC WM

In light of Birmingham City Council's planned spending cuts, Dr Steve Davies appears on BBC WM's Phil Upton @ Breakfast and says that councils should, regardless of the necessity of cuts, move towards a system whereby they charge for individual services.

This would allow for the a more efficient use of services and would also find those people who benefit from certain services being the ones who pay for those services.

Listen to the interview here (starts at 1:41:30).