As many readers will be aware from my previous post, a few weeks ago the Wales Audit Office essentially resolved my objection with Pembrokeshire County Council concerning the chairmanship of its audit committee, and whether the rules governing it are as I inte... Read more →
As a member of Pembrokeshire County Council’s audit committee I was recently sent a nice letter by the Wales Audit Office. It provides the last word on th...
I had intended to publish an update this evening to a long-running council saga, which can now wait. Before going to press I learned of the unfortunate announce...
In a sensational victory on Friday Cllr. Tony Brinsden was voted in as the new vice-chairman at Pembrokeshire County Council’s eventful AGM. It marks the first ever election of an opposition councillor to the post, which automatically elevates to the cha... Read more →
Four councillors will battle it out for Pembrokeshire County Council’s chains of office next month. Nominations closed today for this year’s vice-chairmanship post which will be determined by the unique contest in two weeks’ time. Four of th... Read more →
The list of possible runners in the vice-chairmanship race at next month’s county council AGM is drawing much speculation in the Kremlin on Cleddau. For t...
Back in January you may recall I posted some photos of unexplained refurbishment work going on in the council chamber at County Hall. The chairman’s table was completely dismantled and I invited your suggestions on what you thought – or hoped ̵... Read more →
For the past few weeks, senior council officers and cabinet members have been meeting with the public around the county in engagement events facilitated by an e...
Recent goings-on have allowed County Hall to retain its ‘Kremlin on Cleddau’ moniker despite claims you may hear that the place is heading into the blinding light of a new era. There may be hope where previously none existed in the corridors of pow... Read more →
There’s been some keen discussion recently in the comments on my website and others about the enthusiasm with which Pembrokeshire County Council’s officers appeal to external experts and senior legal professionals for advice and support. Despite to... Read more →