Top salaries for Sheffield Council bosses revealed in new report

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New figures show Sheffield Council’s chief executive John Mothersole was paid over £219,000 in salary and pension contributions last year. Figures collated by the Taxpayers’ Alliance also shows the authority’s executive director of communities, earned £157,139. Data revealed Sheffield Council … Continue reading

Rail firm pulls out of Leeds HS2 project

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The engineering firm handed a £170 million deal last month to develop Phase 2b of HS2 has announced it is pulling out of that section of the project, amid alleged conflicts of interest. CH2M was chosen by HS2 Ltd last … Continue reading