Accused senior Sandwell Labour figure referred to NCC – but most senior still not suspended

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The SKWAWKBOX has covered the ongoing controversy in the West Midlands borough of Sandwell at some length, where the local Labour Party has been riven by allegations over the behaviour of senior Labour figures – and that those senior figures … Continue reading

Suspended Liverpool council chief executive Ged Fitzgerald re-bailed again

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Suspended Liverpool council chief executive Ged Fitzgerald re-bailed again Mr Fitzgerald and three others were re-bailed this week The chief executive of Liverpool Council – who is under investigation by Lancashire Police – has been re-bailed once again. Ged Fitzgerald … Continue reading

The Year That Was 2017 Top twenty

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2017 was another busy year for Rotherham Politics. Below is the top twenty for 2017 The MrBean Hussain & Chris Read Letters: Boys will be..? Gaggan Sabherwal and the Look North investigation into Jayne Senior Sansome and Delilah. Momentum losing … Continue reading

Abuse survivor’s new fight for justice

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A CAMPAIGNING child sex abuse survivor is bidding to change a law which means council officials cannot be held accountable for their behaviour just a few months after leaving office. The survivor, known as Elizabeth, wants to force an amendment … Continue reading

Sandwell also seems to have issues with a dodgy BT contract!

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From the quite excellent Sandwell blog, In The Public Domain? Jan Britton’s £16m Big Black Hole! It gets more incredible by the day…. Herewith a letter which I am sending to the Chief Constable of the West Midlands and to … Continue reading

Whatever happened to the Eastwood Deal?

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A FOCUS on anti-social behaviour in Eastwood saw 2,200 warnings and 450 formal notices handed out — but residents say much more is needed. Rotherham Borough Council launched its Eastwood Deal plan last summer, with South Yorkshire Police allocating a … Continue reading

When a wheel fell off Emma Hoddinotts bandwagon

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We all know the Hoddinott is as keen as mustard when it comes to campaigning, thats why she joins all the unions and stuff. I’m not sure the detail about her time at RMBC stacks up on her linkedin CV … Continue reading