LEADERS of public service union UNISON have warned of the ‘devastating’ effect of 2,500 job losses at Lancashire County Council on services.

The authority has not yet identified which jobs will go.

UNISON members will lobby of the full county council meeting February 20 at County Hall, Preston.

Officials are holding meetings across the authority to discuss the impact of the proposed cuts in 12 boroughs with county services including Burnley, Ribble Valley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Rossendale,Chorley.