09/05/2012 Last Updated 12:41 am
Local Government

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NALC silent on PC ‘Structure’ botch

A national body’s refusal to answer questions about its part in Elford’s playground controversy raises questions about its own competence - and that raises bigger questions over who is to protect the public interest as more powers are devolved to unelected parish councils.

For their eyes only

Elford Parish Council is going to deal with media inquiries by refusing to answer them.