We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
GB
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the United Kingdom version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > The Oban Times & Lochaber Times > 24th November 2016 > Councillor wants fees to be waived

Councillor wants fees to be waived

AN ARGYLL councillor who has spent more than £12,000 in legal fees to defend complaints against him is asking for his fees to be waived as he had not been found guilty on the majority of charges.

But Argyll and Bute Council said the councillor did breach the code of conduct and it will be considering the Standards Commission’s findings against him.

Councillor Michael Breslin said: ‘On October 26, 2016, the Standards Commission for Scotland issued its written judgement on the complaints made against me by the then four most senior officers in Argyll and Bute Council. In defending myself from what I consider to be vindictive and politically motivated complaints, I have spent some £12,000.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of The Oban Times & Lochaber Times - 24th November 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - 24th November 2016
£0.99
Or 99 points
Annual Digital Subscription
SAVE
36%
£32.99
Or 3299 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
SAVE
30%
£17.99
Or 1799 points

View Issues

About The Oban Times & Lochaber Times

Oban: Oban fire site could be sold Oban Winter Festival Trad music awards Care Matters Fort William: Smelter sold in £330m deal Children in Need

Other Articles in this Issue


MAY
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points