Paper Local

Paper Local

A local labor union with no legitimate members that only exists to influence regional and national union elections. Paper locals are associated with organized crime.
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However, the recent paper Local Voice now complains about the lack of a bus station, leaving passengers confused about where to catch their bus.
It's empty now, apart from a few collected copies of the weekly paper local celebs call the 'Ham 'n' High' (Hampstead and Highgate Express to you) recording such stories as my grumpy neighbour Warren Mitchell's Alf Garnett-like battle to stop "noisy" open-air concerts on the Heath and pictures of the local Garden Society chairman, Jonathan "Woss" pwesenting pwizes at the suburb's flower show.
Looking at a region like the North West highlights the unfairness of the situation, thanks to some excellent maps at the back of the consultation paper Local Authority Business Growth Incentives.