TWO councillors who attacked plans to give laptops to members already have their own 'freebie' computers, it has been revealed.

Tory councillors Stephen and Danny Mayzes, 22 and 19, refused their laptops from Tendring Council because they said the council could not justify spending thousands of pounds on computer equipment for members.

But it has been revealed the pair already have the exclusive use of free computers supplied by Tendring District Youth Council.

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