You might be forgiven for thinking that labour councillors have taken the most hypocritical attitude, to the closure of a large number of children’s centres right across Rotherham?
You would be right! There has been a pretence, by many that they were somehow not party to the decision to close them at all!
The decision was made, when the budget came before Council in March. A recorded vote is necessary for this and I reproduce the relevant minute:
Full minutes can be viewed here: http://moderngov.rotherham.gov.uk/documents/g12471/Printed%20minutes%2005th-Mar-2014%2014.00%20Council%20Meeting.pdf?T=1