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2:20pm Friday 28th February 2014
The leader of Carmarthenshire county council has urged councillors to “put aside their differences and work together” after he survived a vote of no confidence at an extraordinary meeting yesterday (Thursday).
4:49pm Friday 28th February 2014
Carmarthenshire county councillors yesterday accepted they had acted “unlawfully” in granting a pension “pay supplement” to chief executive Mark James which saw him pocket an additional £28,750 in lieu of employer pension contributions.
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The political future of Carmarthenshire county council leader Kevin Madge hangs in the balance with the Garnant councillor facing a vote of no confidence at County Hall on Thursday (February 27) after 35 years in local government.
5:30am Wednesday 26th February 2014
PETER Hughes Griffiths, Plaid Cymru's leader at County Hall, says he has "a gut feeling" that the group's no confidence motion will not attract sufficient support at Carmarthenshire County Council's Extraordinary meeting tomorrow (Thursday).
5:00am Wednesday 26th February 2014
THE eyes not just of Carmarthenshire but also the whole of Wales will be fixed on County Hall tomorrow (Thursday) when councillors meet to discuss the findings of the independent reports by the Wales Audit Office into "unlawful" payments made for the benefit of Chief Executive Mark James.
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LLANELLI MP Nia Griffith has launched a fierce attack on Carmarthenshire County Council's proposed hikes in playing field fees saying they look like "they have just been generated and spat out of a computer".
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CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council’s chief executive Mark James will no longer undertake his duties as chief executive until police enquiries concerning the two Wales Audit Office Public Interest Reports are concluded.
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10:21am Monday 17th February 2014
CLLR Peter Hughes Griffiths, leader of the Plaid Cymru group on Carmarthenshire County Council has welcomed Friday's announcement that Chief Executive Mark James is standing down pending the result of a police inquiry – but condemned the "failure" of Council Leader Kevin Madge to take decisive action.
1:24pm Tuesday 18th February 2014
MORE than 70 people, including a group of children from Llangadog Primary School, braved stormy weather on Friday to demonstrate in support of Llangadog’s recycling centre, which faces the loss of a vital contract from Carmarthenshire County Council.
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8:12pm Friday 14th February 2014
Carmarthenshire council council chief executive Mark James has stood down from his role for the duration of the police investigation into “unlawful” payments at the authority identified by the Wales Audit Office.
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AM RHODRI Glyn Thomas has today launched an online petition for members of the public to express their lack of confidence in Carmarthenshire County Council's leadership following the "failure" of the Council Leader Kevin Madge to suspend Chief Executive Mark James after police announced a criminal investigation.
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