Brides feel pain of bu­reau­cracy

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Other res­i­dents have ex­pe­ri­enced the sting of the coun­cil’s com­mu­nity hall changes. Last month the

told the story of two cou­ples who strug­gled to get con­fir­ma­tion on their wed­ding venues, at Mt Al­bert War Memo­rial Hall and Fern­dale House, for six months.

Melissa Hill and Libby Mas­ters were then told new prices un­der the changes would add on $550 to $650 each.

The coun­cil even­tu­ally did a u-turn and hon­oured the orig­i­nal rates af­ter queries from the

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