JayBee wrote:Hardly a surprise, sadly.
shaggy wrote:its legal...so surely there is no issue. the day its not, then there is.
BBC London report wrote:none of the three Liberal Democrat politicians who rejected the application declared that the party locally had been in receipt of donations from the nightclub – £21,000 at local level and £57,300 at national level.
Technically, planning councillors do not have to declare donations to their party – even though they would have to declare attending a party at the club – because councillors are deemed not to benefit personally.
jackie rokotnitz wrote:Based on? I couldn't find anything about alleged tax avoidance, so was wondering what (?Labour Cllr?) Peter John was referring to. I'd hate to think that people were throwing around unsubstantiated allegations.It has never been in any doubt that the MOS can compete in the sleaze ranks with the best of them....