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BBC reporter for the mighty North West Tonight. Dad. Dog owner. Petrol.
Feb 17, 2021 22 tweets 6 min read
There is now an argument over what the relationship between NALC (National Association of Local Councils) is to ChALC (Cheshire Association of Local Councils) which Jackie Weaver is a part of. Chair Brian Tolver is giving quite a lengthy answer on this technical issue... Cllr John Smith is now trying to bring the meeting back to the question of whether the meeting that went viral was "unlawful" as Cllr Tolver tried to claim it was before he disappeared.
Feb 17, 2021 22 tweets 6 min read
I’m going to guess Handforth Parish Council doesn’t normally have this many attendees on its Zoom meetings... Apparently 82 people are watching on Zoom and another 150 on YouTube.
Feb 17, 2021 5 tweets 3 min read
It's the return of Barry Burkhill. As mayor of @CheshireEast, he's chairing today's full council meeting. There's a motion of no confidence in him after the viral #HandforthParishCouncil meeting - but it won't be discussed today as it has to go to another committee first... Barry Burkhill has addressed the #HandforthParishCouncil meeting - he said "it's a matter of regret that these important issues (due to be discussed by @CheshireEast today) have become overshadowed by events elsewhere":