A can of worms

JUST how many of our council officials cost the taxpayer £2,200 a week? Can someone tell us? I always thought the top people were well paid, but surely if they make errors (story headlined 'Misconduct warning for director') they should get more than a sl

JUST how many of our council officials cost the taxpayer £2,200 a week? Can someone tell us? I always thought the top people were well paid, but surely if they make errors (story headlined 'Misconduct warning for director') they should get more than a slap on the wrist.Someone appears to have opened a can of worms that North Somerset Council would prefer to disappear. In fact we even had a spokesman saying they were upset that the local press had managed to obtain certain information and they would launch a formal investigation to try to find the source. Perhaps they should be more worried about trying to put things right in the first place.LAURENCE F ORMEShrubbery Avenue, Weston


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