Monthly Archives: May 2013

Let’s talk about stress. This man looks stressed, but he’s upsetting our advertisers, so let’s ban him…

29th May 2013 Here’s a link to a section of The Guardian online.  This is the weekly live Q&A “open” forum discussion – on a subject of interest to Local Government employees: http://www.guardian.co.uk/local-government-network/2013/may/28/local-government-careers-practice?commentpage=1 This is usually a forum for experts … Continue reading

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How Wirral Council disposed of me in 2003

  Some history Back around April 2003, David Green, former Director of the Technical Services Department (Highways) suspended me, when I was an Assistant Engineer, working for Highways.  I’d been employed within the Street Lighting section at the Council since 1996 and had found … Continue reading

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See how Wirral Councillors filled their pockets back in 2002 / 2003 – SHOCKING !!

First, read this Freedom of Information request to Wirral Council: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/details_of_up_to_36_increases_to …..Here’s how the Don Latham, “local government consultancy” worked: To set a new (i.e. increased) allowance rate for councillors, Wirral leader Steve Foulkes operated an Independent Remuneration Panel, back … Continue reading

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