Jacob Williams
Legal challenge in pipeline to halt revised CEO pay-off

UPDATE: The court injunction to prevent the revised pay-off from going ahead has failed. The papers were formally lodged at the eleventh hour by Cllr. Paul Mill...


WALES AUDIT OFFICE BLOCKS GOLDEN HANDSHAKE
Wednesday 29th October, 2014

WALES AUDIT OFFICE BLOCKS GOLDEN HANDSHAKE

The appointed auditor to Pembrokeshire County Council, Anthony Barrett, has this afternoon issued a formal notice to halt the controversial third of a million p...


Other people’s money
Tuesday 28th October, 2014

Other people’s money

Shortly after the costly vote by a narrow margin to pay-off the council’s chief executive, I wondered how long it might take the councillors who supported...


Monday 20th October, 2014

Golden goodbye for Bryn Parry-Jones

Golden goodbye for Bryn Parry-Jones

• Chief exec shown the door with diamond-encrusted gold-plated package
• Ruling party’s councillors push through three-pronged deal worth £332k
• Formal disciplinary inquiry into gross misconduct allegations bypassed
• Outgoing CEO’s long-awaited last day will be Halloween

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Bryn Parry-Jones pay-off voting list
Thursday 16th October, 2014

Bryn Parry-Jones pay-off voting list

This afternoon every single member present from the council’s ruling party, the IPPG, voted to approve a pay-off for the authority’s under-fire chie...



Last Saturday I published a post on my blog called ‘The party’s over’ concerning Cllr. Bob Kilmister’s shock announcement that he, as leader of the county council’s Pembrokeshire Alliance party, had, in his own words: “enter... Read more →


Kremlin on Cleddau update
Thursday 9th October, 2014

Kremlin on Cleddau update

They say a week is a long time in politics, and for the Pembrokeshire Alliance last weekend alone must’ve seemed like its ‘annus horribilis.’ ...


Saturday 4th October, 2014

The party’s over

The party’s over

Any shred of credibility the Pembrokeshire Alliance had left was obliterated in spectacular form yesterday. The top brass of the county’s newest political movement which dubs itself as the ‘alternative’ to the corrupt ruling IPPG, revealed so... Read more →