Earlier this week we promised to carefully assess comments made by Cllr Graham Brown to undercover reporters from the Daily Telegraph and to respond on the powers the Council has to deal with possible breaches of the Councillor Code of Conduct.
Whilst Cllr Brown is not a member of the planning committee which decides on planning applications his claims of being able to influence the system have deeply troubled both the council and the public."
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A property in Wiltshire housing low-paid Romanian workers has been condemned following a raid by police searching for modern-day slaves.
One or two showers overnight in the South West with some cloud and low mist forming too. A cloudy and humid weekend too.
A mild night ahead in the West with cloud and low mist forming and the odd shower. Overall a damp and cloudy weekend with some sunshine.