Authorities’ pension fund banks on cash from cigarette firms

Evening Express A pension fund connected to North-east local authorities, police and the fire service earns up to £2.3 million a year from cigarette sales.

For continued access to free content, you need to register.

(If you are already registered, please sign in here.)

Register to continue reading

Register for full access


We’re glad you’re finding our content useful. For continued access to free content on the site please take a few moments to register, or sign in if you have already registered.

Registering will allow you to sign up to newsletters, create a profile and post comments on stories - register now.