Archive for December 2015

Practice what you preach

The pre-Christmas meeting of full council was not the IPPG’s finest hour – five hours to be precise. Not only did the Leader fail to persuade his troops to reject Cllr Jacob Williams’ proposal to webcast cabinet meetings, but he also failed to fill the vacant planning committee chair with one of his own gang.... Read More »

Pugh renewed

Thursday’s meeting of full council will determine who is to succeed Cllr Myles Pepper (recently elevated to cabinet rank) as chairman of the planning committee. Old Grumpy hears that the IPPG candidate for this important position is the current committee vice-chairman Cllr David Pugh. Regular readers of this column will recall that Cllr Pugh –... Read More »