Pickles in a pickle

Eric Pickles has been banging on all day about his outrage that the top 250 public sector chief execs pay had gone up by 78% in the past year.

He was forced to  withdraw the press release after it was pointed out by the Audit Commission that the figures he quoted related to the Top 250 PRIVATE Sector Chief Execs who’s pay had indeed increased by 78%.

“Pickles’ scaremongering over council chief executive salaries, like weekly bin collections are a political diversion, designed to deflect attention away from the government’s own spending cuts”

Find out how read Patrick Butler guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 16 February 2011 17.38

Government data on Council Job cuts across the UK SPREADSHEET HERE


About Councillor, Sefton MBC

Councillor, Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council, Victoria Ward, Ward Chair'
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