Councillors will try and hammer out Gloucestershire County Council’s next budget today.
Shire Hall is facing increasing demands on its services and an ever-shrinking pot of cash to get the job done.
Things have never been tighter at Shire Hall and with every penny being pinched and the three main parties fighting to secure their own priorities it’s likely to be an entertaining day with important consequences for the county.
Political reporter Jack Maidment will be on hand to keep you abreast of the thrills, spills, bad jokes and red faces live from Shire Hall.
You can follow what’s going on below