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Minister explains abolition of some quangos on Island

Functions being carried out elsewhere

The policy and reform minister has explained why some of the Island's quangos are set to be abolished.

Chris Thomas spearheaded a Cabinet Office review, which suggested that five quasi-autonomous non-governmental organisations should be disbanded.

Included in that five are the Police Advisory Group and Police Consultative Forum.

Mr Thomas says the functions of those bodies will be replaced elsewhere:

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