Category Archives: Whistleblowing

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Wirral Council email: Discretionary Housing Payments Unlawful for 18 Months

4th April 2017 See our recent blog post: Discretionary Housing Payments As part of this Freedom of Information request, placed in February 2017, we asked whether Wirral Council had information to show that they had learned lessons from the Martin … Continue reading

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We met the Wirral Council leader for the first time today. We were not impressed

27th March 2017 We collared the council leader today as he briefly left the 10:00 AM cabinet meeting due to a conflict of interest (his wife is a pharmacist apparently). We held the door open for him and once we … Continue reading

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Wirral Council. New Customer Service System soon… BUT… will it be bullied into position?

  Woah… @bainesy1969 @ADransfield @tim2040 An endorsement of disabled employees being bullied http://t.co/aUWt5pSOHs pic.twitter.com/JdqSJRNTiU — WirralInItTogether (@Wirral_In_It) March 28, 2015 As a follow-up to our earlier post, here’s a link to a Wirral Council meeting called for this Monday 27th … Continue reading

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Alison Mountney Case is Dismissed

Just got a message through…  case dismissed. So the upshot is… Wirral Council and its Monitoring Officer Surjit Tour go from strength to strength. Following this important decision, Mr Tour’s position is now pretty much impregnable. Thank you Judge.  Thank you Andrew … Continue reading

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Mrs A Mountney versus Wirral Council – Verdict Soon !

THE VERDICT IS NOW IN >>>>>>> 9th February 2017 This important Employment Tribunal case finally closed today and a verdict is expected at 12pm tomorrow, 10th February 2017. We know who the Wirral public will be supporting here – and it is not … Continue reading

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Court Out

Originally posted on Wirralleaks:
Thanks to all those who have expressed an interest or forwarded information and comments about the court case involving Wirral Council currently unfolding in the Liverpool Civil & Family Court . Whilst the matters under discussion have…

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Employment Tribunal – Day Two – Alison Mountney versus Wirral Council

31st January 2017 Day Two There was a late start to proceedings this morning, with the case being delayed, before re-commencing at 11:20 AM rather than the planned 10:00 AM. Attendees Claimant Mrs Alison Mountney, represented by Mr Simon Mountney. … Continue reading

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Tribunal Case Goes Ahead – Day One – Mrs A Mountney versus Wirral Council

Whilst we at Wirral In It Together are generally, and with good reason, critical of Wirral Council, the public can rest assured that the reporting on this blog post will follow standard, statutory court reporting requirements and will make strenuous … Continue reading

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Employment Tribunal Case – Mrs A Mountney versus Wirral Council

30th January 2017 Here’s an excerpt from the CourtServe website listing a 5 day Employment Tribunal case starting today 30th January at Vernon Street Civil and Family Court at 10:00 am: The nomenclature in use above deciphers as follows: DDA … Continue reading

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Angela Eagle’s 17 whistleblowers – The Eagle 17 – Are they REAL?

7th August 2016 Angela Eagle, failed Labour leadership candidate, has referred publicly in the press to a group of 17 unnamed people she describes as ‘whistleblowers’.  This group have made allegations and are presumably at some point going to expand their case further … Continue reading

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