EXCLUSIVE: 8 page briefing note leads to Wirral’s councillors agreeing to further FOI discussions behind closed doors

Cllr Phil Gilchrist addresses the Transformation and Resources Committee about freedom of information requests 3rd December 2015

EXCLUSIVE: 8 page briefing note leads to Wirral’s councillors agreeing to further FOI discussions behind closed doors                                                            https://youtu.be/Af1RNAP2DMU?t=44s Councillors discuss Wirral Council’s response to Freedom of Information Act requests at a meeting of the Transformation and Resources Policy and Performance Committee on the 3rd December 2015 Yesterday saw councillors discuss freedom of information requests…… Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: 8 page briefing note leads to Wirral’s councillors agreeing to further FOI discussions behind closed doors

In response to a FOI request Wirral Council pulls a rabbit out of a hat and the invoice mysteriously disappears!

John Booth with white rabbit

In response to a FOI request Wirral Council pulls a rabbit out of a hat and the invoice mysteriously disappears!                                                                   Above is a picture of a magician with the famous white rabbit out of a magician’s hat trick. First the hat is empty, then the magician makes the white rabbit appear out of nowhere.…… Continue reading In response to a FOI request Wirral Council pulls a rabbit out of a hat and the invoice mysteriously disappears!

What’s happening in the week ahead in local government (30/11/15 to 4/12/15)? (Wirral Council, Merseytravel, Merseyside Police and Crime Panel, House of Commons and House of Lords)

Cllr Chris Blakeley addressing Wirral Council Regeneration and Environment committee about a new fire station in Saughall Massie September 2015

What’s happening in the week ahead in local government (30/11/15 to 4/12/15)? (Wirral Council, Merseytravel, Merseyside Police and Crime Panel, House of Commons and House of Lords)                                                                     I thought it would be a good idea to restart a regular feature I used to do on this blog which was looking to the week ahead…… Continue reading What’s happening in the week ahead in local government (30/11/15 to 4/12/15)? (Wirral Council, Merseytravel, Merseyside Police and Crime Panel, House of Commons and House of Lords)

SATIRE: What if the Saughall Massie fire station decision was a sports event?

Councillors on Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority (30th June 2015) voting in favour of closure of Upton and West Kirby fire stations and asking Wirral Council for the land and planning permission for a new fire station in Saughall Massie

SATIRE: What if the Saughall Massie fire station decision was a sports event?

Wirral councillors agree 2 new policies on attendance management and discipline

Councillor Jeff Green asks a question about a letter from UNISON at the Wirral Council meeting on the 12th October 2015

Wirral councillors agree 2 new policies on attendance management and discipline