How much should a council chief executive be paid?

by Stephen Tall on May 5, 2009

This story in the Express caught my eye – Council boss paid as much as PM: THE BOSS of a newly formed local council is to be paid nearly as much as the Prime Minister, it emerged yesterday. In a (…)

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Is Labour managing expectations? Or will 7th June really be that bloody?

by Stephen Tall on May 5, 2009

‘Labour prepares for a hammering at the ballot box,’ shouts The Independent headline. As the paper notes, this will be the first time in 16 years that the English county council elections have not taken place on the same day (…)

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