Monday, 25 May 2009

Councillors' expenses (one final time)

Here is the last post on expenses for a few days!   It is worth saying that the totals of councillor expenses seem modest.   Generally the rules on which the claims are based will stand scrutiny - though there is an element of confusion amongst councillors as to exactly what is included and what is not.    For example, when a councillor is attending an event on behalf of the Council it is not clear whether travel is charged to councillors' expenses consistently.   There are other anomalies.
Meanwhile, here, the Evening News reports my motion.

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